'The President’s Keepers' becomes the biggest selling book in SA history

'The President's Keepers' author Jacques Pauw in studio with Talk Radio 702 host Eusebius McKaiser. Picture: 702

About 197 000 copies (including 26 000 ebooks) of Jacques Pauw’s “The President’s Keepers” have been sold, according to its publisher Tafelberg.

That makes it the best-selling book in South Africa’s history, if its ebook sales are counted.

Biggest sellers in South Africa’s history:

  • The President’s Keepers (Jacques Pauw): 197 000

  • The Secret (Rhonda Byrne): 190 436

  • Real Meal Revolution (Tim Noakes): 174 798

  • Fifty Shades of Grey: 166 149

  • Spud: 161 354 copies

  • The Da Vinci Code: 133 949

  • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: 107 131 copies.

For more detail; read this article by Pauw.


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