Weekly E-Ranking: Darker ties up number one

Weekly E-Ranking: Darker ties up number one

EL James’ Darker tied up the Weekly E-Book Ranking number one straight out of the gate, displacing Penguin Random House stablemate Lee Child’s The Midnight Line in its first week on sale.

While James has 28 print number ones and holds the record for the longest reign atop the Official UK Top 50 (18 weeks, with Fifty Shades of Grey in the summer of 2012), the e-book charts are her natural home. As is now modern publishing legend, James originally wrote the Fifty Shades series as Twilight fan fiction, under the name “Snowqueens Icedragon” - then self-published the title as an e-book and prin...

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