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Best Selling Books of All Time
This is a list of the 21 best selling books of all time. Best selling book rankings are ordered by the number of copies sold.
We can all agree that religious books such as The Bible, Quran and countless others are believed to have more than a billion copies each in existence. The sales figures for these books are nearly impossible to calculate, therefore, we can assume these books are among the top selling books of all time and, and are at the top of this list.
How many of these books have you read? If you can choose only one, which one would you read in the next 60 days?
Top 21 Best Selling Books of All Time
You have just reviewed the top 21 list of best selling books all time. “Best selling books of all time” refers to the estimated number of copies sold for each book, rather than the number of books printed or currently owned.
According to Guinness World Records as of 1995, the Bible is the best selling book of all time, with an estimated 5 billion copies sold and distributed. The Qur’an is also widely reported to be one of the most printed and distributed books worldwide.
Having sold more than 500 million copies worldwide, Harry Potter by J. K. Rowling is the best selling book series in history. The first novel in the series, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, has sold in excess of 120 million copies, making it one of the best selling books of all time.