Monster Hunter Nation

I think this may be a new record for me

Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #250 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

I think this is the highest I’ve ever been on Amazon for any book. I have to go back and see where MHV came in at.  (and it has been hanging around in the 500s and under for a week now).  And of those 30 Contemporary fantasy books ahead of me, half of those are low price Kindle books. So far so good.

Plus, I’ve got people all over the country telling me that they picked up their copies of MHA at Walmart. Being stocked in Walmart is a pretty big deal, since they don’t stock a ton of different books, but they are the largest single retailer of books in the country.

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4 years 1 month ago

It’s because I ordered it this morning through Amazon.

You’re welcome.

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Geoffrey Kidd
4 years 1 month ago

I already got my five copies of MHA off to the Berkeley Public Library (1/branch), and the half-dozen I ordered as gifts for friends will be held for me over at Other Change of Hobbit until I can get there.

Berkeley independent science fiction stores RULE!

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joe
4 years 1 month ago

I bought my first copy last night. I finished it sometime early this morning (130am or so) I’m here at my evil mega corp Desktop support job almost undead from sleep deprivation and have decided it was well worth it.

I expect i will be buying other copies.
(My offer still stands Mr Corriea, I buy ten or more coppies you use my soon to be ex wife as Monster fodder in a book)

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Jester
4 years 1 month ago

I purchased a Thomas Sowell book when I ordered my copy of MHA from Amazon, in hopes that it would show up in the “also bought” suggestion box.

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Fred
4 years 25 days ago

I bought mine from amazon with Marth Stewart’s Cookies. That should make for an interesting “Also Bought”.

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4 years 1 month ago

I did my part and purchased MHA yesterday. Oddly enough, I got it at Walmart.

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Jack Brown
4 years 1 month ago

Do ebooks ordered from webscription count for this?

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4 years 1 month ago

Congrats Larry. Your books are fantastic, you deserve it. :)

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the Northwestern Diamondback of THR
4 years 1 month ago

Nice, Larry! Just waiting on my two copies (one plated/inscribed, the other a “beater reader”) from Uncle Hugo’s…

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BGMiller
4 years 1 month ago

Picked my copy of MHA from Barney Noble yesterday. Buddy from work was headed over today for his.

Fingers crossed for your NYT Bestseller spot.

BGM

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Scott
4 years 1 month ago

MHA is absolutely fantastic and I have recommended it to many of my friends! I got it the day it came out and couldn’t put it down until I was finished with the last page, and you more than deserve any praise you receive for this book. After picking up MHI after reading a library copy about a year ago I cannot wait for each iteration to come out. Congratulations on being an outstanding author with amazing stories to tell! Now that all I’ve aired my crazy fanatical raving, am I seeing things or has anyone else noticed a tiny smiley face near the top right of every page?

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Patrick
4 years 1 month ago

I just picked it up today and B&N. I also got my mom hooked on the series. We both picked up all three. Big fan Larry. Keep em comng.

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LittleRed1
4 years 1 month ago

Mine arrived yesterday from Large Internet Bookseller. I almost started it but (see Joe at 1146) opted to refrain for now. I can’t read all night and then copy-edit footnotes.

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Javahead
4 years 1 month ago

Downloaded the ebook on Sunday evening. Finished about 3 AM Monday morning. Made it through work that day on industrial quantities of coffee. This stuff is addictive – already looking forward to the next book.

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Wes S.
4 years 30 days ago

Got my copy of MHA on Saturday at Books-A-Million, who usually manages to put Baen’s stuff – and often, books from other publishing houses as well – out on the shelves on the weekend before the official release date. Read it Sunday afternoon.

Still laughing at the scene with the rotary snowplow. There’s some “nuance” for the critics… ;)

I’ve gotta say, though, that the ending pissed me off. I’m guessing that’s the setup for the next book down the line…or at least the next book after “Monster Hunter Nemesis,” anyway. (Myers told Earl that he sent Franks to California to handle a situation. Will we find out what that situation was in “Nemesis?”)

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LittleRed1
4 years 29 days ago

Yeah. I hate it when books don’t end the way I want them to! Especially when it means I’m going to be camping on the bookstore porch so I can get a pre-order on the sequel.

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PoppaJ
4 years 30 days ago

Amazon dropped off MHA, the newest Harry Dresden book Ghost Story, and Brad Thor’s latest book all in one day. I may get some sleep some day

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Aaron
4 years 30 days ago

I’m so happy I stumbled across your books. Maybe from Lawdog’s blog? I can’t recall. It’s good to see they’re doing well. On a completely unrelated note and because I can’t find a “contact me” link, here’s a list of either dead or “haven’t been updated since 2010″ sites from your blogroll. I was bored at work. *shrug*

No Longer Available

American Warmonger
Bloodletting Blog
Joe’s Crabby Shack

Haven’t Been Updated Since 2010

Geek with a 45
The Armed School Teacher
The Shootist
Wide World of Timbo

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Julie
4 years 30 days ago

Been looking at that Contemporary list just now, and MHA is on there twice Audio Book at #17 and Paperback at #31. Your audio book is outselling your book. =)

They don’t have those same stat listings on the audiobook’s page, though, so I can’t find out how it’s doing over all.

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Tom Stone
4 years 30 days ago

Geoff, Still have that .45 I sold you? Say hello to kris for me…it has been a while but I am not surprised to run into you here.

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Ray McCune
4 years 30 days ago

Uhm…#21 in contemporary as of rt now! WTG, LARRY!

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4 years 29 days ago

I’ll never be able to use a snowblower again without thinking of this book.

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MadMusial
4 years 29 days ago

Picking up a copy today guess I’m running a bit behind but thats some awesome stats love the work will keep reading as long as you keep writing

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4 years 29 days ago

I hope you sell a billion gazillion copies. I got mine. Heh.

http://jwmanus.wordpress.com/2011/07/29/score-new-larry-correia-mhi/

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4 years 29 days ago

Congratulations Larry you’re kicking butt and taking names, as usual.

When’s the NYT list come out?

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4 years 28 days ago

The USPS just delivered my copy to me… two days after they were supposed to. As soon as I finish reading it, I’ll post a review on B&N and on my new blog.

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4 years 28 days ago

I’d. Mate. That.

Larry, you crack me up. MHA was an exceptionally fun read; glad to see it’s doing so well!

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ravenshrike
4 years 28 days ago

I picked up a copy of Alpha as well as copies of I and V for friends, but since I got them at one of the closing Borders I don’t know if it’ll show up in any statistics.

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Ted N(not the Nuge)
4 years 27 days ago

Picked up my copy thursday or friday night, awesome stuff!

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Hugh
4 years 27 days ago

USPS delivered my amazon copy of MHA yesterday. I got it from the mailbox at 10 am this morning and just finished. Great book Larry! I really enjoyed it.

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4 years 26 days ago

Pre-ordered through Amazon and ordered the signed copy from Uncle Hugos. The local WalMart had it, but it’s sold out (I asked).

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4 years 26 days ago

Forgot to say…read it in one sitting and there isn’t a single bit that I didn’t like, but I was hoping to have a funnier death. Oh well, you can’t have everything I guess.

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theAxe
4 years 26 days ago

My brother moved back home Saturday, first thing he said when he saw me: “Where’s MHA?”

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joe
4 years 26 days ago

Larry how can you not find the Snow blower of DOOM not funny.
I was laughing enough my neighbor thought I might be creating a duplicate of Franks or Raising the dead (apparently i have a evil scientist laugh)

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Tom P
4 years 26 days ago

Great Book. Loved it from front to back, though needs more blood ;-)

How is it doing on the NYT list?

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LS
4 years 25 days ago

I grabbed my copy for 10% off at Borders’ liquidation sale. I think they have increased discounts to 20% off.

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4 years 25 days ago

Doggonnit, Correia! There better be another book in this series. Earl deserves it. And maybe some puppies, hmn? Little blond and red puppies?

Great book. Greatly enjoyed it.

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Ross
4 years 23 days ago

Dammit, Larry… you did it again to me. So far, you’re four for four.

Whenever you publish a book, you screw with my sleep patterns ’cause I can’t put the thing DOWN!!!!!

You ARE quitting your day job so you can write faster, aren’t you? Guess I’ll have to go re-read Vendetta to refresh my memory on it while I’m waiting for the next one.