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Adult picture book is top seller on Amazon

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The No. 1 book on Amazon.com isn’t “Bossypants” by Tina Fey or “Dead Reckoning” by Charlaine Harris — the top New York Times bestsellers this week. Topping the Amazon list is a picture book from a little-known publisher that won’t be available until June called “Go the F— to Sleep.”

Galleys of this off-color, not-at-all-for-kids title haven’t even been printed, yet tens of thousands of copies have been pre-sold, prompting the publisher to move up the release date four months and increase the print run fifteenfold to 150,000.

Full story: ‘Go the F- to Sleep’ proves a popular lullaby with bleary-eyed adults