Despite the Ballantine setback, Paula's book sales take off
An interesting chart from the Nielsen BookScan.
Interesting chart - but the overall numbers aren't really so impressive.
By the article, Paula's most recent cookbook from 2011 was selling 150 copies a week, and then the last week of June, 1,300 copies sold. In total on all of her cookbooks - just under 3,000 sold. When compared to people talking about all the support she's getting on Facebook (~500,000 fans on her support pages?) - having that translate into sales of under 3,000 books isn't all that impressive.
Now if this trend remains through the summer - then that's worth taking note.