Bestseller Stat Shot: Sex and Violence, a Sales Story
A year ago, the Fifty Shades and Hunger Games trilogies were burning up the bestseller charts. As of this same week in 2012, year-to-date print unit sales for the two trilogies had topped 12.1 million. So far this year, the 100 bestselling books in America have sold a combined 10.2 million print copies—though the #1 book in the country is another steamy piece of erotica, Sylvia Day’s Entwined with You (Berkley).
|Title||Pub date||First-week sales|
|Entwined with You||June 2013||134,697|
|Reflected in You||Oct. 2012||100,648|
|Bared to You||June 2012||22,086|
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