James Comey’s memoir, “A Higher Loyalty,” reportedly sold 600,000 copies in its opening week.
Flatiron Books, a division of Macmillan that published Comey’s memoir, said that number includes print, audio and e-books.
The former FBI director’s memoir has been one of the year’s most anticipated releases and includes his accounts of investigating Hillary Clinton’s emails and of his awkward encounters with President Donald Trump.
“A Higher Loyalty” has been talked about for months and had an announced pre-release print run of 850,000 copies. The demand for “Fire and Fury” seemed to catch many people, including Trump, by surprise. The announced print run by Henry Holt and Co. was just 150,000 copies and many stores went out of stock during the book’s initial time on sale. – READ MORE[give_form id=”79809″] [contentcards url=”http://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/2018/04/24/comey-book-sells-more-than-600000-copies-in-first-week.html” target=”_blank”]