Wednesday, September 15, 2010
"Of Thee I Sing" Becomes Instant Bestseller
On Tuesday we learned President Obama has a children’s book coming out later this fall. “Of Thee I Sing: A Letter to My Daughters” is a tribute to 13 groundbreaking Americans which will hit bookshelves Novermber 16th. But the President’s book has quickly shot up the pre-sale charts, jumping more than 22,000 spots in less than 24 hours on Amazon.com. At 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, “Of Thee I Sing” was ranked number 22,187 by noon it had hit number 921 and by early afternoon, the book was 111. At of 5:30am this morning, it’s officially an Amazon bestseller—ranking number 25 on the online retailers website. The book currently stands at number 24 at 10:45am ET.