Amazon released its "Most Well-Read Cities in America" list this week and guess what? It mirrors its "Most Romantic Cities in America" list from 2010.
Web-commerce giant Amazon.com published its "Most Well-Read Cities in America" list this week, with Cambridge, Mass., topping the list. A similar list released by Amazon in February 2010, ranked the "Top 20 Most Romantic Cities in America." The two lists varied by only two cities.
According to Amazon, the cities on the most-well-read list were determined by "compiling sales data of all book, magazine and newspaper sales in both print and Kindle formats since Jan. 1 on a per capita basis in cities with more than 100,00 residents." The leaders were Cambridge, Mass.; Alexandria, Va.; and Berkeley, Calif.