Weekly E-Ranking: James leads new quartet at summit

Weekly E-Ranking: James leads new quartet at summit

EL James’ print sales may be eye-popping but the digital market is truly where she’s queen of all she surveys. Though Fifty Shades of Grey’s record-smashing summer pre-dated The Bookseller‘s e-book charts, follow-up Grey sold a whopping 359,756 units in its first month on sale in June 2015. For context, only one other Monthly E-Book Ranking number one has sold more than 200,000 units in one month, and that was Sylvia Day’s Grey-alike Entwined with You. Darker, released in November 2017, may have had a slower start, but it still managed to shift 35,272 units in the three days between its rel...

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