Potter Books Gobble Millions, Set Records

Jun 24, 2003

Posted by: Melissa Anelli


We knew it would happen but here are the numbers anyway – 5 million print sold in a weekend, hundreds of thousands elsewhere – Potter has broken every publishing record in existence, and become the fastest-selling commodity anywhere.

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