Half of this number passed over the counter on the day the book was released, November 13. From the book, three million hardcover copies have been printed only in the US.
Except for the US, the book reached the top spot in sales lists in almost all European countries. The first is located in the United Kingdom, Germany, France, the Netherlands, Spain, Denmark and Finland First lady top.
Michelle Obama has these figures with the former First lady Hillary Clinton broken. From her book The History of Love In 2003, over 600,000 copies were sold in the first week.