1.1 Million Copies of Bush Memoir Sold
DALLAS - NOVEMBER 09: Former U.S. President George W. Bush waves while signing copies of his new memoir "Decision Points" at Borders Books on November 9, 2010 in Dallas, Texas. Hundreds of people lined up, starting Monday night, for the chance to purchase signed copies of "Decision Points" at the North Dallas bookstore. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** George W. Bush
George W. Bush has joined Bill Clinton and Barack Obama in an exclusive club: presidential authors who have sold at least a million copies of their books.
The Crown Publishing Group announced Wednesday that Bush's memoir, "Decision Points," has sold more than 1.1 million copies. It was released Nov. 9.
More than 135,000 copies were sold as e-books.
Clinton's "My Life" and two Obama books, "The Audacity of Hope" and "Dreams from My Father," have also sold at least a million copies.
All three presidents were published by divisions of Random House Inc.
Published at 11:55 PM CST on Nov 23, 2010
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