Our Shared Shelf Group ( Members)With her recent collection of poetry, Rupi Kaur has gone from self-publishing to landing on the Amazon top seller list for Canadian literature , alongside literary icons like Margaret Atwood. Kaur, a recent University of Waterloo English grad, is drawing hundreds of fans to her readings around Toronto and her online community has gone international with posts of support. The product of that passion was Milk and Honey , a self-published book of nearly poems and line drawings that was picked up last fall for a second printing by Andrews McMeel Publishing after quickly selling the initial 17, copies. Her new publisher added Spanish and e-book versions. She is emerging as a strong feminist artist and a voice for her generation as the fan comments show:. A few months after the release of Milk and Honey , Kaur unleashed an online viral sensation with her project entitled period.
Book Of Stolen Content Becomes #1 Bestseller
Temple couple's Vine-based parody of 'Milk and Honey' becomes Amazon best seller
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When the Temple University freshmen channeled their despair into a book released in October, the last thing they expected was to become best-selling authors. The book is a parody of Canadian poet Rupi Kaur's hit Milk and Honey , a collection of poems she posts on Instagram that have won her almost two million followers. Milk and Vine contains dialogue from Beck and Gasiewski's favorite Vine videos in Kaur's minimalist, offbeat style alongside simple illustrations. We did it. Milk and Vine is the 1 best selling book in the world. I am speechless, but so proud of you all.