Furthering proof of the exploding e-book and tablet market, Barnes & Noble is reporting that its Nook is the best-selling line of products in the retailers 40 year history. While no hard numbers have been released outside of “millions,” B&N is has also let on that more e-books have been sold on bn.com than print titles. B&N isn’t alone following Amazon’s announcement that it’s Kindle3 is also the highest selling product sold by the company.
According to PC Magazine, “Barnes & Noble did reveal that 1 million Nook e-books were purchased and downloaded on Christmas Day alone. Top-selling titles included James Patterson’s “Cross Fire,” Stieg Larsson’s “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo,” “The Confession” by John Grisham, and “Decision Points” by former U.S. President George W. Bush.”