Big Apple Residents Do Not Like To Read

Submitted by ub on Fri, 05/27/2011 - 00:48

According to a new study, New Yorkers don’t Like to read. This shocking information has been compiled by, which sorted through purchases made on their site and came up with the top 20 most well-read cities. The study took into account book, magazine and newspaper sales – in print and Kindle format since be beginning of 2011.

According to these questionable figures, Cambridge, Massachusetts has the most readers and a lot of Amazon shoppers because it is listed as number one. Believe it or not, New York City didn’t even make that top 20 list.

New Yorkers have plenty of independent bookstores to shop at in our concrete jungle. We don’t need AMAZON.
If you still want to look at that list, which does not include NYC...

1. Cambridge
2. Alexandria
3. Berkeley
4. Ann Arbor
5. Boulder
6. Miami
7. Salt Lake City
8. Gainesville
9. Seattle
10. Arlington
11. Knoxville
12. Orlando
13. Pittsburgh
14. Washington D.C.
15. Bellevue
16. Columbia, South Carolina
17. St. Louis
18. Cincinnati
19. Portland, Oregon
20. Atlanta