How many books in the world?

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Based on a new algorithm, Google says there are some 129,864,880 books in the world.

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Story has been on LISNEWS for a couple days. Today on NPR there is a 4 minute piece about this story.
http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=129160859

the original link is from NPR..

Story was posted on LISNEWS before it was on ATC. Basically I needed some words to put in front of the link.