Report: Palin’s ‘Going Rogue’ Sold 700K Copies in First Week

Printing of former vice presidential candidate’s memoir has been increased to 2.5M copies.

Last Updated: November 24, 2009 @ 1:41 PM

 

Sarah Palin’s "Going Rogue" sold 700,000 copies — a number that includes pre-orders — in its first week of release, a publishing figure close to the former Alaska governor told The Associated Press. The person was not authorized to release the sales figure and asked not to be identified.
Palin’s memoir came out Nov. 17 with a first printing of 1.5 million copies. On Friday, publisher HarperCollins announced that the printing would be increased to 2.5 million.

 

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