Five thrives: Jamie Oliver makes it six weeks at the top

Five thrives: Jamie Oliver makes it six weeks at the top

Jamie Oliver’s 5 Ingredients—Quick & Easy Food (Michael Joseph) has breezed into a sixth week as the UK Official Top 50 number one. The cookbook sold 39,914 copies according to Nielsen BookScan’s TCM, and becomes the first adult title to reign atop the chart for six weeks since Joe Wicks’ Lean in 15 (Bluebird) back in early 2016.

After last year saw four separate titles top the chart for six weeks or more apiece, 5 Ingredients becomes the first title of 2017 to rack up more than four—in fact, only Oliver and David Walliams have spent longer than two weeks in the top spot.

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