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‘Steve Jobs’ Was Amazon’s Most Popular Book

Walter Isaacson‘s biography Steve Jobs was the bestselling, most wished for and most gifted book from Amazon this holiday season. Amazon released its bestselling products of 2011 lists today and revealed that the biography was also the most gifted Kindle eBook of the season. The most “wished for” Kindle book was The Help by Kathryn Stockett.

The “most loved” book of 2011 for Amazon was Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand. The “most loved” Kindle book was The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins.

eBookNewser has more: “Angry Birds Rio was the bestselling app in the Amazon Appstore for Android in 2011. It was also the most wished for. The Kindle Fire was the bestselling, most wished for, most gifted and most loved product for Amazon in 2011.”

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