“Half-Blood Prince” Bestseller of 2005
Selling over 4.1 million copies on the day of its release alone, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince topped the list of the bestselling novels of 2005 in the United States. According to a report released today by Reuters and Nielsen’s BookScan, the sixth adventure beat out every other book that was on sale for the entire year.
Half-Blood Prince sales totaled 7.02 million copies for the entire year, and sales only started in July. Thanks to Zoe, Alecz, Ellen, and Onishi for the tip!