After First Weekend, E.L. James's 'Grey' Sells over 1 Million Copies

Given demand, publisher Vintage plans to go back for third, fourth and fifth printings on the title, which was released June 18. Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

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Amazon’s Plan: “Sell Millions of Kindles in Brazil,” says Naggar

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EL James hits one million mark on Kindle in UK

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Kindles Sell by the Millions

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Jobs biog sells 379,000 copies Stateside

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New Fifty Shades of Grey novel puts Christian Grey centre stage

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Ursula K Le Guin launches broadside on Amazon's 'sell it fast, sell it cheap' policy

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In the Arab World Islam Sells in “P,” Unorthodox Sells in “E”

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James Franco's 'Actors Anonymous' says a lot about James Franco

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Why Nielsen rival iSpot is investing millions in TVision alternative panel

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Brazil’s Portuguese IPA-UN SDG Book Club: 500,000 Copies

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