Weekly E-Book Ranking: Textual healing sees Kay top pile

Weekly E-Book Ranking: Textual healing sees Kay top pile

This is going to heal: after 30 weeks in the Weekly E-Book Ranking, Adam Kay’s junior doctor memoir This is Going to Hurt has finally hit the number one spot.

It is the second non-fiction title to bag the e-book crown in 2018, after the year kicked off with Michael Wolff’s Fire and Fury in pole position. It is also only the fourth non-fiction title to crest the Weekly E-Ranking in its long, illustrious history (i.e., since May 2016). Saroo Brierley’s Lion was the first (in March 2017), aided by a fervent Oscars buzz around its film adaptation, and Cathy Glass’ foster-carer memoir Nobody’s ...

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