Tea Party Book Sales: Not So Hot, Unless You're Dick Armey

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May 11 2011 2:12 PM

Tea Party Book Sales: Not So Hot, Unless You're Dick Armey

Rand Paul, "The Tea Party Comes to Washington,"ISBN 9781455503117 (2011 Hardcover)

Release to date unit sales: 6,000

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Thomas Woods, "Rollback," ISBN 9781596981416 (2011 Hardcover)

Release to date unit sales: 4,000


Dick Armey and Matt Kibbe, "Give Us Liberty," ISBN 0062015877 (2010Hardcover)

Release to date unit sales: 20,000


Jill Lepore, "The Whites of Their Eyes," ISBN 9780691150277 (2010Hardcover)

Release to date unit sales: 8,000


Kate Zernike, "Boiling Mad," ISBN 9780805093483 (2010 Hardcover)

Release to date unit sales: 2,000


Scott Rasmussen and Doug Schoen, "Mad As Hell," ISBN 0061995231 (2010Hardcover)

Release to date unit sales: 5,000


Joseph Farah, "The Tea Party Manifesto," ISBN 1935071289 (2010Hardcover)

Release to date unit sales: 3,000


Michael Graham, "That's No Angry Mob, That's My Mom," ISBN 1596986190(2010 Hardcover)

Release to date unit sales: 7,000


Will Bunch, "The Backlash," ISBN 0061991716 (2010 Hardcover)

Release to date unit sales: 3,000

David Weigel is a Slate political reporter. 

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