MECHANICSBURG, Pa. — Sunbury Press has released the bestsellers list for January for its spiritual/metaphysical imprint, ARS METAPHYSICA. The Peoples’ Medium, Michele Livingston, took the top spot for the third month in a row with her visionary Living in the Afterlife, revealing her channeling of information from the other side. She also nabbed the 4th spot with her previous release Messages from Beyond. The metaphysical travel memoir, The Dream Alchemist by Anna-Karin Bjorklund, placed second. Lebanese author Karim El Koussa slipped to 3rd place with his controversial history Jesus the Phoenician. Doug Brode’s metaphysical fiction novel Planet Jesus Trilogy Book 1: Flesh and Blood, describing an alternative Gospel narrative involving ancient astronauts, took 5th.
|ARS METAPHYSICA – Bestsellers for January 2018 (by Revenue)|
|1||1||Living in the Afterlife||Michele Livingston||Metaphysical|
|2||3||The Dream Alchemist||Anna-Karin Bjorklund||Metaphysical Travel|
|3||2||Jesus the Phoenician||Karim el Koussa||Religious History|
|4||—||Messages from Beyond||Michele Livingston||Metaphysical|
|5||—||Planet Jesus v1||Doug Brode||Metaphysical Fiction|
Livingston’s books have sold steadily throughout the US and overseas due to the subject matter. Bjorklund’s books were helped by regional sales in California. El Koussa’s books continue to sell well internationally. Brode’s book spiked due to publisher promotional activity.