Amazon’s 10 Best-Selling Books of 2012

Erotic novels and Osama bin Laden's death made the list


amazon box 630 300x225 Amazons 10 Best Selling Books of 2012With the year rapidly coming to an end, Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) is out with its list of the top 10 best-selling books for 2012.

The list was compiled based on Amazon sales of first editions, published this year, in both print and Kindle e-book formats.

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Perhaps not surprisingly, two of the year’s best-sellers came from E. L. James’ racy Fifty Shades of Grey series, which gave critics fits but became a publishing phenomena, attracting tons of readers in both digital and print formats.

Here are the top 10 best-selling books on Amazon this year.

  1. Fifty Shades Freed: Book Three of the Fifty Shades Trilogy — E. L. James
  2. Gone Girl: A Novel — Gillian Flynn
  3. Fifty Shades Trilogy: Fifty Shades of Grey, Fifty Shades Darker, Fifty Shades Freed boxed set — E. L. James
  4. Bared to You: A Crossfire Novel — Sylvia Day
  5. No Easy Day: The Firsthand Account of the Mission That Killed Osama Bin Laden — Mark Owen
  6. The Marriage Bargain (Marriage to a Billionaire) — Jennifer Probst
  7. Reflected in You: A Crossfire Novel — Sylvia Day
  8. The Racketeer — John Grisham
  9. Defending Jacob: A Novel — William Landay
  10. The Innocent — David Baldacci

For more information regarding Amazon’s other best-selling lists for 2012, please visit its website.

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