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This Most Popular Books Chart Reveals Who’s Out-Sold the G

 - Dec 8, 2013
References: lovereading & fastcocreate
Thanks to this swanky new infographic, book enthusiasts can compare the most popular books in the world throughout history. The ‘Most Popular Books of All Time’ list shows that J.K. Rowling has outsold the likes of J.R.R. Tolkien and George Orwell and even Charles Dickens.

It is impressive to see which modern authors outsell the writers we deem among the best in history -- Twain, Dickens, Shakespeare and Jules Vern among others. This infographic of the most popular books in the world will fascinate book worms and literary historians alike. This infographic could possible be used to influence readers to read more of the classic novels, and up the number of copies sold as a form of promoting the great literary writers.