Honeyman claims seventh week at number one

Honeyman claims seventh week at number one

Gail Honeyman's Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine (Harper) has once again topped the UK Official Top 50, selling 19,984 copies for £111,356. This is its seventh non-consecutive week in the number one spot—the longest run at the top since David Walliams' The Midnight Gang (HarperCollins) in autumn 2016. Even Paula Hawkins' The Girl on the Train (Black Swan) took 20 weeks to rack up seven number ones in paperback (eventually charting top 12 times)—Eleanor Oliphant... has achieved it in 15 weeks.

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