Weekly E-Ranking: Archer’s Man ends Hawkins’ run

Weekly E-Ranking: Archer’s Man ends Hawkins’ run

The Girl on the Train, after dominating the charts in all formats for nearly two years, may finally be in retreat.

A week ago Paula Hawkins’ psychological thriller ceded its Official UK Top 50 pole to David Walliams, and now its run as the Weekly E-Book Ranking number one is over, after 12 weeks.

Jeffrey Archer’s This was a Man ascended to the summit, with the author becoming only the sixth writer to top the chart in its history. Man beat Girl (any resemblance to last week’s real-world events is purely coincidental) by a considerable, decisive amount (see?), with Hawkins’ blockbuster depo...

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