The Kansas City Star's book about the May 22, 2011, Joplin Tornado, Joplin 5:41, tops the Amazon.com ratings for books written about the tornado as of 11 a.m. today.
The ratings for the books are listed below:
1. Joplin 5:41, Kansas City Star- 80,073
2. Spirit of Hope- Randy Turner, John Hacker 167,369
3. 5:41- Randy Turner, John Hacker 181,338
4. 32 Minutes in May- Joplin Globe 199,467
5. Miracle of the Human Spirit- Mark Rohr 260,839
6. Singing Over Me- Danielle Stammer 524,140
7. When the Sirens Were Silent- Mike Smith 527,381
8. When the Storm Passes (novel) Julie Jett 1,076,230
9. Joplin Tornado House of Hope- 2,343,188
I know that Scott Hettinger's book on the tornado has been published, but apparently at this point it is not available at Amazon.com.