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Piper’s ‘90 Minutes in Heaven’ back on ‘New York Times’ best-seller list Print Email
Written by Jeremy Burns   
Friday, 25 April 2014 10:55 AM America/New_York

90MinutesInHeaven10thAnniversary-webDon Piper’s 90 Minutes in Heaven (Revell/Baker Publishing Group) claimed a place on two New York Times best-sellers lists, ranking No. 7 on E-Book Best-sellers and No. 16 on Combined Print & E-Book Best-sellers. These rankings reflect sales for the week ending April 19 and are based on sales from thousands of nationwide venues where general books are sold.

In the 10 years since 90 Minutes in Heaven was released, it has spent more than five years on The New York Times best-seller list, was a USA Today best-seller, has sold more than 6 million copies and has been published in 46 languages. Piper has shared his story with more than 3,000 live audiences that included more than 1.5 million people altogether.

Revell is releasing a special 10th anniversary edition of The New York Times best-seller with a personal update from Piper. Available July 1, the new edition will also include a publisher’s note from Dwight Baker, stories from readers on how Piper’s story affected their lives and an 8-page photo spread showing Piper’s recovery and his journey since 90 Minutes in Heaven originally released.