Here’s How Many Books Hillary Sold in One Week. It’s “Remarkable…”
Publisher Simon & Schuster released numbers showing What Happened is the best-selling nonfiction release since Mark Owen’s No Easy Day, a ‘”first hand” account of the mission that killed Osama Bin Laden, the AP reports.
What Happened, has sold 300,000 copies across all formats in the first week, with 168,000 copies sold in hardcover.
Clinton’s publisher, Simon & Schuster, stated that its success is “remarkable” in a statement praising the book.
While promoting the book Clinton has been heavily criticized for blaming numerous factors for her election defeat, something the book has also been panned for. The targets have been varied but also include Sen. Bernie Sanders, her primary opponent who many feel was cheated out of the race.
“[Sanders’] attacks caused lasting damage, making it harder to unify progressives in the general election and paving the way for Trump’s ‘Crooked Hillary’ campaign,” Clinton wrote.
Sarah Huckabee Sanders also weighed in on the book…
Clinton responded to the Press Secretary the next day on “The View” saying, “I honestly don’t pay much attention to what she says.”