Amazon Charts: The Silent Patient scoops number one

Amazon Charts: The Silent Patient scoops number one

Alex Michaelides' The Silent Patient (Orion) has reached the top of the Amazon Charts' Most-Sold: Fiction chart, defeating Andrzej Sapkowski's Netflix-boosted The Last Wish (Gollancz). Self-published L J Ross' Ryan's Christmas held firm in second place.

Hilary Mantel's Wolf Hall (Fourth Estate) made its début in the chart in seventh place, no doubt boosted around the hype for 2020's most eagerly-awaited book, The Mirror and the Light. The first title in Mantel's Cromwell trilogy is one of the bestselling Booker winners in the Nielsen BookScan era, with the hardback and paperback selling ju...

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