Putnam Celebrates Two Years and 100 Bestselling Weeks of WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING

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G. P. Putnams’ Sons is celebrating two major milestones this month for Delia Owens’s beloved WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING:  August 14th marks the second anniversary of publication and, as of the list in print on August 16th, the novel has appeared on the New York Times bestseller list for 100 weeks. 

This weekend, Putnam celebrates …

  • 2 years of publication
  • 26 states visited
  • 41 translated editions
  • 70 events
  • 100 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list
  • 20,0000 readers met
  • 78,000 Goodreads reviews
  • 520,000 5-star ratings
  • 8,000,0000 copies sold worldwide

… and most of all, the readers! Fans from around the globe submitted photos to participate in a celebratory video just for them. Take a look below.

Join Putnam in congratulating Delia and WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING!


Posted: August 14, 2020