Fri, 13/01/2012 - 14:36
David Nicholls' One Day (Hodder) sold almost twice as many copies as the next bestselling title in 2011, romping to the summit of The Bookseller's Official UK Top 50 for 2011.
One Day sold 988,165 print copies through Nielsen BookScan's Total Consumer Market (TCM), almost 476,000 copies better...
Thu, 06/10/2011 - 09:00
Printed book sales in September rose by 10% on August, but were down 10% on last year, Nielsen BookScan data reveals. In total, £118.4m was spent on physical books in the four weeks to 1st October, an increase of £11m on August, but a decline of £14m on September 2010.
According to an analysis of BookScan TCM Top 5,...
Wed, 21/09/2011 - 09:27
Printed book sales in the UK rose for the fourth consecutive week last week but remain significantly behind last year.
According to Nielsen BookScan data, £28.6m was spent on physical books at UK booksellers last week, up 1.3% (£0.4m) week-on-week, but down 11.2% (£3.6m) year-on-year with a lacklustre hardback books...
Tue, 06/09/2011 - 16:04
David Nicholls' One Day (Hodder) remains comfortably the bestselling book in the UK. The novel, which currently tops the Amazon, Apple and Waterstone's e-book charts, sold 83,050 physical copies of its original and tie-in editions at UK booksellers last week—down 10% on the previous week, but almost four times as many...
Tue, 06/09/2011 - 09:00
Book sales throughout the UK in August have remained "tough" according to the British Retail Consortium, as it reported general retail sales were down by 0.6% on the month compared to last year on a like-for-like basis. Yesterday, The...
Wed, 31/08/2011 - 15:20
David Nicholls' One Day (Hodder) has broken the record for the biggest ever weekly sale from an adult-readership novel in the month of August.
Across all print editions, One Day sold 92,336 copies at UK booksellers in the seven days to 27th August, beating the previous record, set by Dan Brown's The Lost...
Tue, 23/08/2011 - 15:22
David Nicholls' One Day (Hodder), the adaptation of which hits cinemas later this week, was comfortably the bestselling book at UK booksellers last week.
The novel, first published in 2009, sold 60,410 copies across all printed editions at UK booksellers last week, outselling the next most popular book, Lee Child's...
Thu, 18/08/2011 - 15:01
Hodder has today (18th August) released an enhanced film tie-in e-book of David Nicholls' One Day, titled One Day Plus.
The e-book is priced £5.49 and features footage from Nicholls' appearance at the iTunes Festival this July, where he was in conversation with BBC 6 Music presenter Matt Everitt. He...
Tue, 16/08/2011 - 16:30
Spending on printed books slumped £1.1m last week, as the UK riots caused retailers to shut stores early and the public to avoid the high street.
Although bookshops remained largely unscathed during the rioting, spending slumped by 4% on the previous week, to £26.6m, and was down 9% (£2.6.m) on the same week last...
Thu, 30/06/2011 - 09:28
E-books are set to "blow apart" cover design, with designers looking to create "identity packages" that can work for both print and digital editions, The Bookseller Cover Design Conference 2011 was told.
Marketing strategist Damian Horner, chairing the recent event held at the British Library, said...