What is the most sold out book?
Top 100 best selling books of all timeRankTitleGenreSOURCE: NIELSEN BOOK SCAN1Da Vinci Code,TheCrime, Thriller & Adventure2Harry Potter and the Deathly HallowsChildrens Fiction3Harry Potter and the Philosophers StoneChildrens Fiction46 more rows
How can I find out how many copies of a book have been sold?
If you want to find out how many print copies the book is selling, just click the Paperback or Hardcover edition of the book on Amazon, scroll down to Product Details on that page, and find the Amazon Best Sellers Rank for the print edition.
Has any book sold more than the Bible?
The most read book in the world is the Bible. He found that the Bible far outsold any other book, with a whopping 3.9 billion copies sold over the last 50 years. Quotations from the Works of Mao Tse-tung came in second with 820 million copies sold, and Harry Potter came in third with 400 million copies sold.
Who has sold the most books in history?
Having sold more than 500 million copies worldwide, Harry Potter by J. K. Rowling is the best-selling book series in history.
Whats the worst book ever written?
Irene Iddesleigh Irene Iddesleigh (Amanda McKittrick Ros, 1897): published by the authors husband as an anniversary present, Irene Iddesleigh is often described as the worst novel ever written, with purple prose that is circumlocutory to the point of incomprehensibility.
Can you make money from writing a book?
Average book authors dont make a lot of money. A typical book author barely makes more than minimum wage. You receive an advance and 10% royalties on net profit from each book. If your book retails at $25 per copy, you would need to sell at least 4,000 copies to break even on a $5,000 advance.
How much do you get paid for your first book?
Okay… so have I begged the question enough? Then Id say if youre getting an advance on your first novel, its most likely going to run somewhere between $5000 and $15,000, depending on the publisher and the story youre telling.
Is J.K. Rowling richer than Queen Elizabeth?
So, yeah, J. K. Rowling is rich. In fact, shes richer than the Queen of England. The once beloved and now controversial writer has made an absolute fortune off The Boy Who Lived—shes currently one of the wealthiest authors in the world.