A Book Launch in the Time of COVID-19 and Cyberwar (Continued)
In the first year since launch, BookScan reported a total of 816 Weird World War III US retail print sales. Below is a month-by-month sales view with trade paperback and mass market paperback sales in dark and light blue, respectively.
Below are the BookScan US trade paperback and mass market paperback sales as reported by Amazon for the period of September 27th through October 3rd by geography. As a reminder, BookScan compiles point-of-sales data from ~10,000 retailers throughout the US, including Barnes & Noble, Amazon.com, Target, and Buy.Com. Retailers such as Wal-Mart and Sam’s Club do not participate. As such, BookScan estimates that this point-of-sales data represent about 75% of all brick-and-mortar and online retail print book sales in the US. It does not include ebook sales, sales outside the US, sales to libraries, or used book sales.
According to Bookscan, Weird World War III sold 43 copies in the final week of this one-year period, an increase 38 copies from the prior week. The huge increase was primarily driven by the release of the anthologies mass market paperback.
Amazon reviews for Weird World War III ended this one-year period at 53 with an average rating of 4.1.
Again, if you’re reading this and still haven’t purchased a copy yet, please do. All you need do is click one of the links below. If you have purchased a copy, thank you so much. If you don’t mind doing a quick Amazon review, I would be even more grateful.