"We were not anticipating people really buying it", Oliver told DeGeneres. "It will take a few weeks".
Pence was criticized during his time as IN governor for his positions on issues important to the LGBTQ community, including signing a religious freedom bill into law IN 2015. The book, which is out Monday, "gives young readers a bunny's-eye view of the special duties of the vice president", per its publisher.
The parody book A Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo is written by Last Week Tonight's Jill Twiss
Proceeds from both books will be donated to charity.
Funds from Oliver's book will be donated to AIDS United, a group dedicated to ending the AIDS epidemic in the USA, and the Trevor Project, a suicide prevention organization that provides support to young LGBT community members.