Hunger Games, Best Selling Kindle Series of All TimeBy: Chris Gabbard - March 16, 2012
Suzanne Collins is the best selling Kindle author of all time, and she is about to pad her wallet a little more when The Hunger Games movie premieres across the country next week.
The Hunger Games, Catching Fire and Mockingjay currently hold the top three positions on the Amazon Best Sellers of 2012 print and Kindle book lists.
Since its release in 2008, the trilogy has sold over 11 million copies. Amazon has revealed the top cities that have purchased a copy (print and Kindle edition) of the Hunger Games Trilogy. Topping the list is Sunnyvale, California.
1. Sunnyvale, CA
2. Salt Lake City, UT
3. Tallahassee, FL
4. Seattle, WA
5. Orlando, FL
6. Pittsburgh, PA
7. St. Louis, MO
8. Provo, UT
9. San Francisco, CA
10. Naperville, IL
Amazon is giving away a Kindle Fire and the Hunger Games book trilogy to twelve winners in the Amazon.com The Hunger Games Book Trilogy Sweepstakes. Visit www.amazon.com/hungergames to enter for a chance to win. The sweepstakes will end after premiere weekend, March 25, 2012 and there is no purchase necessary to enter.
“There’s no denying that the Hunger Games has become a worldwide phenomenon, and we love that it all started with a great book,” said Jessica Schein, Amazon.com Young Adult Books Editor. “These books appeal to customers of all ages – adults and teens alike – and you can see from our Top 20 list they’re captivating readers across the whole country. All three books in the trilogy are best sellers in print and on Kindle, and now our customers have made Suzanne Collins the best-selling Kindle author of all time.”
Woke up early this morning, now I have plenty of time to judge my Facebook friend that “just finished reading the first Hunger Games book!”
Hunger Games. Amazing.