Five goes chart-topping: Jamie Oliver is number one

Five goes chart-topping: Jamie Oliver is number one

Jamie Oliver’s 5 Ingredients (Michael Joseph) has leapfrogged David Walliams’ Bad Dad (HarperCollins) to claim the UK Official Top 50 number one in the latest weekly chart, covering the seven days to end 23rd December. The cookbook sold 81,596 copies for £1.04m—a whopping 38% leap in volume on the previous week, when the celebrity chef was pipped to the Christmas Number One title by 1,600 copies. 

This is 5 Ingredients’ seventh week in the top spot, after reigning for six straight weeks across the autumn, and is Oliver’s highest single-week volume since Jamie’s 15-Minute Meals in December ...

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