According to Amazon.com, Seattle is number 4 of the top US cities that have purchased the most copies of Suzanne Collins’ epic Hunger Games trilogy. Here are Amazon’s top five:
1. Sunnyvale, CA
2. Salt Lake City, UT
3. Tallahassee, FL
4. Seattle, WA
5. Orlando, FL
“There’s no denying that the Hunger Games has become a worldwide phenomenon, and we love that it all started with a great book,” says Jessica Schein, Amazon.com Young Adult Books Editor in an Amazon press release. “These books appeal to customers of all ages – adults and teens alike – and you can see … they’re captivating readers across the whole country. All three books in the trilogy are best sellers in print and on Kindle, and now our customers have made Suzanne Collins the best-selling Kindle author of all time.”
To celebrate the success of the book series, Amazon is giving away a Kindle Fire and the Hunger Games book trilogy to twelve lucky winners in the Amazon.com The Hunger Games Book Trilogy Sweepstakes. Click HERE to learn more and enter for a chance to win, or to purchase any of the books. The sweepstakes ends March 25, 2012 and there is no purchase necessary to enter.
“The Hunger Games,” “Catching Fire” and “Mockingjay” currently hold the top three positions on the Amazon Best Sellers of 2012 (so far) print and Kindle book lists.
The Hunger Games movie opens on Friday, March 23 at theaters nationwide.