26 July 2010

Remarkable achievements #1

Well, his novel mightn't have won the 2010 CWA International Dagger, but take a look at the large image below!

What other novelist has ever done this? Perhaps Agatha Christie would have, if such rating systems had been around in her day.

TGWDT has been in Amazon UK's top 100 for just over 2 years, TGWPF for 16 months, and TGWKHN for 9 months!

Crime Watch reported yesterday that Larsson has become the second author to top the 1 million ebook mark with "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo," the first book in the Millennium trilogy,  the all-time top seller on the e-book reading device the Kindle.


Charmaine Clancy said...

I'm just finishing the last in the series now, he was an amazing author.

Kiwicraig said...

The three books (on occasion four, with the film-tie in of GWTDT) have all pretty much been in the Top 5 of the NZ international adult fiction bestseller chart all year long. Other books have come in, topped the list for a week or two, then moved on (e.g. Lee Child's 61 HOURS, and the latest Jodi Picoult), but the millennium trilogy has consistently been there week after week after week...


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