Monthly E-Book Ranking: Special Kay defeats festive stalwart Child

Monthly E-Book Ranking: Special Kay defeats festive stalwart Child

Adam Kay’s Twas the Nightshift Before Christmas once again claimed the Monthly E-Book Ranking number one in December, with 26,885 units sold.

During most booksellers’ favourite season, usually there isn’t a lot of crossover between the print charts and the e-book rankings. In fact, they can become near mutually exclusive, with print cookbooks, David Walliams-authored kids’ novels and celebrity memoirs flying off the shelves and landing under swathes of Christmas trees. 

E-books are likely to have a more muted December, with book-buyers so focused on funnelling their cash into gift-buying....

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