The Boy, The Mole, The Fox and The Horse canters into the top spot

The Boy, The Mole, The Fox and The Horse canters into the top spot

Charlie Mackesy’s illustrated title The Boy, The Mole, The Fox and The Horse (Ebury) has knocked Kay Featherstone and Kate Allinson’s Pinch of Nom: Everyday Light (Bluebird) from the UK Official Top 50 number one spot. The Waterstones Book of the Year sold 18,886 copies through Nielsen BookScan’s Total Consumer Market to claim its first overall top spot, over four months on from publication. Rising 11.5% in volume week on week and scoring its best weekly haul since the first week of January, it also surpassed the half-a-million copies sold mark.

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