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Amazon: Las Vegas among most well-read cities

Posted at 9:14 PM, May 24, 2016

Las Vegas has been ranked in the top 10 of most well-read cities in America, according to a recent survey.

Amazon ranks Las Vegas 6th. Coming in first was Seattle, followed by Portland, Washington, D.C., San Francisco and Austin.

Amazon ranks cities by looking at sales data of all books, magazines and newspapers in both Kindle and print format from April of 2015 to this April.

The survey found that Las Vegas, Denver, San Diego and Albuquerque, New Mexico had adult coloring books among the top-selling print titles in each of the cities.

In Las Vegas, "Grey: Fifty Shades of Grey as Told by Christian (Fifty Shades of Grey Series)" as the top-selling Kindle title.