Colleen Hoover's 'It Starts with Us' Sets S&S Sales Record

Atria Books has announced that Colleen Hoover's new novel, It Starts with Us, has broken the company's record for fiction sales as the most pre-ordered novel in Simon & Schuster history. 

It Starts with Us, a sequel to Hoover's 2016 novel It Ends with Us, sold 800,000 copies through October 18, the day the book officially went on sale. The 800,000 figure includes pre-orders and first-day sales of print books, ebooks, and e-audiobooks in the U.S. It Starts with Us has a first print run of 2.5 million copies across four printings.


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