First-day sales of A Promised Land Set Penguin Random House record

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First-day sales of A Promised Land Set Penguin Random House record

Nov 19 2020

Sales of A Promised Land (Crown), the first volume of Barack Obama's presidential memoirs, totaled more than 887,000 in the U.S. and Canada in all formats on Tuesday, November 17, the book's pub date. Penguin Random House said these sales, including preorders, "represent the largest first-day sales total for any book ever published by Penguin Random House."

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