Posted on 01/11/2021 at 02:10 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
Publishers Weekly has released the top-selling print books of 2020, and it doesn’t contain too many surprises.
Namely: politics and social justice loomed large over the list, with familiar names from the children's and middle-grade world sprinkled in between.
Here are the top ten; the magazine compiled stats on the twenty-five biggest sellers, which you can see on its website.
1. A Promised Land, by Barack Obama (2,574,531 copies sold).
2. Midnight Sun, by Stephenie Meyer (1,311,147 copies sold).
3. Dog Man, by Dav Pilkey (1,240,277 copies sold).
4. Too Much and Never Enough, by Mary L. Trump (1,235,924 copies sold).
5. The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes, by Suzanne Collins (1,235,099 copies sold).
6. Where the Crawdads Sing, by Delia Owens (1,132,973 copies sold).
7. Untamed, by Glennon Doyle (1,018,536 copies sold).
8. The Deep End, by Jeff Kinney (920,709 copies sold).
9. White Fragility, by Robin DiAngelo (866,709 copies sold).
10. The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse, by Charlie Mackesy (834,204 copies sold).
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