American Greatness reports that a controversial book detailing allegations of sexual misconduct against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh has suffered terrible book sales. Described by industry insiders as “one of the most epic bombs in political publishing over the past decade.”
The Education of Brett Kavanaugh: An Investigation by New York Times reporters Robin Pogrebin and Kate Kelly, released last month, was expected to sell at least 10,000-12,000 in the first two weeks, according to the Washington Examiner’s Paul Bedard.
The publishing source provided the latest BookScan numbers – 3,120. “If you add in ebooks — they may have sold a total of 4,000.
“That’s one of the most epic bombs in political publishing over the past decade,” said the source.
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Meanwhile another book on Kavanaugh, Justice on Trial: The Kavanaugh Confirmation and the Future of the Supreme Court, which details the Democratic war on the Trump nominee, has sold 60,000 books and a total of 100,000 copies since its July 9 debut. It was written by Mollie Hemingway and Carrie Severino and published by Regnery.