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The Trump-Era Boom in Political Books, by the Numbers

Book readers can’t seem to know enough about Trump

10.5 Million How many political books were sold in 2020 so far, compared to 6.1 million sold during the same period last year
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10.5 million: That’s how many copies of political books (in print and e-book formats) have been sold in the U.S. in 2020 through September, according to the Wall Street Journal, based on data from NPD Bookscan, which tracks book sales…