Audio download chart, May 2016: Hawkins tracks back to number one

Audio download chart, May 2016: Hawkins tracks back to number one

We are now a year into running our Audio Download Chart, with data provided by Audible, and in those 12 months we have only had four different authors hit the top spot. This week’s chart, covering May, has Paula Hawkins at the summit for the second month in a row. It’s also her third non-consecutive number one: The Girl on the Train’s first top spot came in July 2015.

But J K Rowling and her alter ego Robert Galbraith are by far the most dominant authors of the past year, with six number ones: five for Rowling’s Harry Potter series and one for Galbraith’s Cormoran Strike title Career of Ev...

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