Code Name Bananas keeps top spot as lockdown hits data

Code Name Bananas keeps top spot as lockdown hits data

David Walliams and Tony Ross' Code Name Bananas (HarperCollins) has swung into a second week in the UK Official Top 50 number one spot. With lockdown restrictions in force for a full week across England, Nielsen BookScan was once again unable to provide volume or value data for last week's bestseller chart.

Code Name Bananas blocked J K Rowling's The Ickabog (Little, Brown), the author's first children's title outside the Harry Potter series, from the number one spot. This is the first time a Rowling-authored title has not debuted at the top since Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (B...

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