Weekly E-Ranking: It's always Darker before the Dan

Weekly E-Ranking: It's always Darker before the Dan

EL James’ Darker has once again roped in the Weekly E-Book Ranking number one, with the title spending a fifth consecutive week at the peak. It makes the Fifty Shades sequel the longest-running number one of 2017, and at the eleventh hour (though Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale racked up six weeks at number one across two months in the summer).

This week (ending 30th December) was a prime one for savvy price positioning, what with all those brand new Kindles unwrapped on Christmas Day and 2017’s e-books of the year all jostling to be downloaded first. Jane Harper’s The Dry, the crime...

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