Best-selling ‘dummies guides’

… for Dummies is possibly the most successful series of books ever published. And when it comes to technology, people can’t get enough of this simplified information.

Australia’s largest bookseller, Dymocks, has revealed that we’re keen to keep abreast of new technology and find the For Dummies titles a great way to have it explained. Ipad for Dummies and Windows 8 for Dummies occupy spots one and two on the top 20 list of bestselling For Dummies titles, with iPad for Seniors for Dummies, sitting pretty at number six. Overall, nine technology-related titles feature in the top 20, with European languages and business being the next, most popular categories.

Dymocks bestselling For Dummies titles in the last six months

1.     Ipad For Dummies by Edward C Baig

2.     Windows 8 For Dummies by Andy Rathbone

3.     French For Dummies (Book and CD) by Zoe Erotopoulos

4.     MYOB Software For Dummies by Veechi Curtis

5.     Getting Started In Shares For Dummies by James Dunn

6.     Ipad For Seniors For Dummies by Nancy C. Muir

7.     Excel 2010 For Dummies by Greg Harvey

8.     Spanish For Dummies (Book and CD) by Susana Wald and Cecie Kraynak

9.     French For Dummies (Audio Set) by Zoe Erotopoulos

10.  Italian For Dummies (Book and CD) by Picarazzi et al

11.  Small Business For Dummies by Veechi Curtis

12.  Getting Started In Small Business For Dummies by Veechi Curtis

13.  Windows 8 For Dummies Plus DVD by Andy Rathbone

14.  Property Investing For Dummies by Bruce Brammall

15.  Windows 7 For Dummies by Andy Rathbone

16.  Office 2010 For Dummies by Wallace Wang

17.  Chemistry For Dummies by John T. Moore

18.  Bookkeeping For Dummies by Veechi Curtis

19.  Guitar For Dummies With DVD by Mark Phillips

20.  Windows 8 For Seniors For Dummies by Mark Hinton

Written by Debbie McTaggart

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