Galbraith keeps on rolling: Lethal White strikes number one for a second week

Galbraith keeps on rolling: Lethal White strikes number one for a second week

Robert Galbraith has held the Official Top 50 number one spot for a second week running, with Lethal White (Sphere) selling 15,244 copies through Nielsen BookScan’s Total Consumer Market. While J K Rowling is accustomed to months-long streaks in the top spot, this is the first time a Galbraith title has spent longer than one week in the number one—and it’s “his” first number one hardback to do it.

However, the fourth Cormoran Strike title’s weekly volume plummeted 56% on the week before, dropping to the lowest seven-day sale for a number one since in 2018 so far. At 15,244 copies sold, it ...

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