Digital Bestseller Lists: the Witherspoon effect hits charts

Digital Bestseller Lists: the Witherspoon effect hits charts

The Other Wife by Claire McGowan (pictured) returns to the Bookstat top spot, with the Northern Irish author’s latest continuing a great run, having spent three solid months in the top 10 and earning four (non-consecutive) pole positions. But there was a greater influence on the weekly chart than McGowan: Hollywood star Reese Witherspoon. In second place was Celeste Ng’s Little Fires Everywhere, the adaptation of which is now streaming on Amazon Prime. It was produced  by Witherspoon and she stars in it. Liane Moriarity’s career has been on an upward trajectory since Witherspoon greenlit Bi...

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