NEW YORK (AP) — Only a month after publication, Barack Obama’s “A Promised Land” is properly on its method to changing into the best-selling president memoir in fashionable instances.
Crown introduced Wednesday that gross sales have topped 3.3 million copies within the U.S. and Canada, inside vary of Invoice Clinton’s “My Life” and George W. Bush’s “Determination Factors,” each of which have bought between 3.5 million and 4 million. “Private Memoirs of Ulysses Grant” bought tons of of 1000’s of copies when printed within the Eighteen Eighties, and stays in print, however there aren’t any exact data of its complete gross sales.
“A Promised Land,” the primary of two deliberate volumes, cowl Obama’s election in 2008 and far of his first time period. No launch date has been set for the second ebook. Earlier works, written earlier than he turned president, embrace the million sellers “Goals from My Father” and “The Audacity of Hope.”
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