Cursed Child was France's 2016 bestseller

Cursed Child was France's 2016 bestseller

Harry Potter returned to number one among the Top 50 bestselling books in France last year, according to a study carried out by market research firm GfK for French trade publication Livres Hebdo.

The figures show that the script of Jack Thorne’s play Harry Potter et L’Enfant Maudit (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) sold 851,800 copies, and was followed by two novels by Guillaume Musso, L’Instant Présent (The Present Instant) with sales of 632,800 copies and La fille de Brooklyn (Brooklyn Girl) with 545,200.

Sales of all Harry Potter titles totalled nearly 1.6 million copies, and include...

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