NEW YORK: A brand new guide on Donald Trump written by his niece bought practically one million copies on the primary day it went on sale in the USA, its writer mentioned Thursday.
Mary Trump’s “Too A lot and By no means Sufficient: How My Household Created the World’s Most Harmful Man” is billed as the primary unflattering portrayal of the US president by a household insider.
Mary, a psychologist whose father was Trump’s oldest brother Fred, accuses the president of hubris and ignorance, and says he matches the medical standards for being a narcissist.
The 950,000 copies bought Tuesday, together with pre-orders in addition to audio and digital variations, “is an organization file” for the Simon & Schuster publishing home, it mentioned in a press release.
The White Home has dismissed the memoir as a “guide of falsehoods”.
The president’s youthful brother Robert Trump went to court docket to attempt to block publication, arguing that Mary was violating a non-disclosure settlement signed in 2001 after the settlement of her grandfather’s property, however to no avail.
Simon & Schuster has ordered extra copies printed, which can deliver the quantity to 1.15 million for the American market alone. The guide additionally tops Amazon’s gross sales charts in Canada and Australia.