Turns out Oprah's couch is not the only route to selling books on TV.
"A Dance with Dragons," the long-awaited fifth book in the George R.R. Martin series that inspired HBO's "Game of Thrones," was released today and sits at No. 2 on Amazon's bestseller list for both hardcover and Kindle. (I'll be downloading the Kindle edition as soon as I've posted this.)
That would be Jaycee Lee Dugard's "A Stolen Life," the kidnapping victim's memoir of the 18 years she spent in captivity. Also released today, the book no doubt got a sizable boost after Dugard's appearance Sunday with Diane Sawyer on ABC's "Primetime," which devoted two full hours to her story.