Pope's book hits NY Times best-seller list
March 21, 2011
Pope Benedict's new book, the 2nd volume of his work Jesus of Nazareth, placed 10th on the latest New York Times list of best-sellers in the non-fiction category.
Jesus of Nazareth: Holy Week: From the Entrance Into Jerusalem To The Resurrection has sold over 1.2 million copies worldwide since its official publication on March 10. The English-language edition sold 90,000 copies in the first week after its release. The American publisher, Ignatius Press, reports an initial print run of 140,000 copies.
- "Jesus of Nazareth: Holy Week" Enters Top Ten of The New York Times Best-Sellers List (Ignatius Press)