Bill Clinton, the former president of the United States co-wrote a book with James Patterson. The fictional thriller, “The President is Missing”, has sold over a million copies since its release on June 4, 2018.
The million dollar mark was met with a combination of hardcover, e book, and audio sales in North America.
The plot of the book? The disappearance of the U.S. President, Jonathan Lincoln Duncan, a former Army Ranger and a Gulf War veteran, comes as a cybercrime attack jeopardizing Secret Service protection.
Since its release an adaptation of the book is being developed to air on Showtime.
While this was Clinton’s first time writing a fictional book, he blew other authors off the map. According to the Associated Press “‘The President is Missing” is by far the year’s biggest fiction seller and the only fiction work to crack the top 10 of the best-sellers overall for 2018.”WordPress Contests by Rewards Fuel