Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Our Most Well-Read Cities

You never know how valid these lists are.  But who cares?  They're still fun to look at. Us Bay Area denizens got 2 of the top 20 - SF at #7 and San Jose at #16.  I got this list from Elizabeth, author of the blog Silver's Reviews -  Silver's Reviews 

Seattle, where Amazon's corporate headquarters is located, led the online retailer's fifth annual list of the "most well-read cities in the U.S." 

The ranking was determined by compiling sales data for all book, magazine and newspaper sales in both print and Kindle format from April 2014 to April 2015, on a per capita basis in cities with more than 500,000 residents. 

This year's top 20: