#A Promised Land

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Barack Obama was the first black president of the US. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Barack Obama's memoir, 'A Promised Land' was launched on November 17
  • This marked the largest first day sales for any book published by Penguin Random House
  • The publishing house increased its publishing run from 3 million copies to 3.4 million copies