Amazon announced the best-selling electronic books on its Kindle platform in South Africa via a press release on Friday, 13 June 2014.
It named Inferno by Dan Brown as the best-selling e-book in South Africa during the past year.
The top ten best-selling books list takes into account Kindle editions bought by South African customers between 1 June 2013 and 31 May 2014:
- Inferno by Dan Brown
- And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini
- Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
- Never Go Back: (Jack Reacher 18) by Child. Lee
- The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
- Sycamore Row by John Grisham
- The Husband’s Secret by Liane Moriarty
- The Cuckoo’s Calling (Cormoran Strike) by Robert Galbraith and J. K. Rowling
- The Hit (Will Robie 2) by David Baldacci
- The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult
Amazon’s Kindle e-book readers have been available at retail in South Africa for a number of years, with the most recent addition to the line, the Paperwhite, launched locally in early 2013.