Tue, 04/08/2009 - 14:43
Thanks in part to a spot in W H Smith's "£2.99 if you buy the Times" mechanic, and a stint in Waterstone's link-save promotion (one of the retailer's most popular ever), Linwood Barclay's Too Close To Home (Orion) has soared to the top of the bestseller lists, in another strong week for...
Fri, 21/11/2008 - 10:56
Linwood Barclay Too Close to Home (Orion, January, hb, £14.99, 9780752888620)
At its peak Linwood Barclay's No Time for Goodbye was selling an astonishing 42,000 copies a week, the highest weekly sales of any "Richard & Judy" pick. It spent eight weeks at the number one spot, and, at the...
Fri, 22/08/2008 - 07:18
Both of Orion's titles selected for this year's Richard & Judy Summer Read have been voted into the top three by readers, with Linwood Barclay's No Time for Goodbye winning and East of the Sun by Julia Gregson coming in third. In second place was Sadie Jones' The Outcast (Vintage).
Tue, 19/08/2008 - 14:12
After six consecutive weeks at number one Linwood Barclay's No Time for Goodbye has been dethroned by Orion compatriot Ian Rankin's Exit Music. Rankin's Rebus retirement novel—the 17th outing for the detective inspector—sold 38,097 copies through the market last week, 4,888 more than Barclay's...
Tue, 05/08/2008 - 13:57
Eight new entries inject some life into the Official UK Top 50 this week but at the sharp end of the charts Linwood Barclay's No Time For Goodbye (Orion) continues its Summer domination. The thriller sold 40,925 copies last week and has now spent five weeks at number one. Life sales currently stand at 293,366.
Wed, 30/07/2008 - 12:30
Linwood Barclay's No Time for Goodbye is the UK chart-topper for the fourth week in a row, a feat that was never achieved by Orion's huge success in recent mass-market fiction history, Kate Mosse's Labyrinth.
The title sold 41,345 copies through Nielsen BookScan's Total Consumer Market through the seven...
Tue, 15/07/2008 - 15:08
Linwood Barclay's No Time For Goodbye (Orion) has retained top spot for a second week with a 56,291 weekly sale, up 2,354 week-on-week. Barclay achieved the feat despite competition from the paperback release of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Bloomsbury), which became the fastest selling book of all time upon its...
Tue, 08/07/2008 - 15:08
Linwood Barclay's No Time For Goodbye is the fifth chart-topper in as many weeks, after a spot on Richard and Judy last Wednesday helped generate 53,937 unit sales through the market last week.
The thriller capped a strong week for Orion, which is currently enjoying four number ones across The Bookseller's...