This is Going to Hurt tops the year-to-date chart

This is Going to Hurt tops the year-to-date chart

Adam Kay’s This is Going to Hurt is the biggest-selling e-book of the year so far, with 166,851 units sold, according to data supplied to The Bookseller by Bookstat, whose founder Paul Abbassi is a keynote speaker at FutureBook this year.

Ardent followers of The Bookseller’s weekly and monthly e-book charts will have seen this coming. The junior doctor memoir broke the record for weekly e-book chart number ones in August, soaring past digital behemoths Paula Hawkins’ The Girl on the Train and Gail Honeyman’s Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine. Bookstat tracks e-book data by following the ...

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