Dr. Anthony Fauci’s upcoming book is off the table at Amazon and Barnes & Noble. The backlash from Americans who believe he is wrongly profiting from the coronavirus pandemic caused the book to be scrubbed from the two companies’ websites.
The book is called “Expect the Unexpected” and was scrubbed as of Wednesday morning.
The book’s listing has been entirely scrubbed from Amazon (screenshot from Amazon below):
However, a cached version (see below) of the listing still displayed the book’s promotional description and preorder status:
A cached website also shows the book’s listing on Barnes & Noble’s website, though by Wednesday morning, that listing was no longer live. The book appeared to be still available for preorder on some lesser-known vendors such as Booktopia.
Critics of Dr. Fauci compared him to New York Governor Cuomo signing a seven-figure book deal about his efforts during the pandemic:
“If you look at the numbers again, you had Cuomo profiting