Into the Water splashes into number one

Into the Water splashes into number one

Paula Hawkins’ Into the Water (Black Swan) has dived straight into the UK Official Top 50 number one spot, selling 24,309 copies through Nielsen BookScan’s Total Consumer Market. This is Hawkins’ 16th number one in total, after her thriller debut The Girl on the Train racked up 13 across both editions.

Into the Water is now one of only a very small handful of Adult Fiction titles that have charted in the overall top spot in both hardback and paperback, joining The Girl on the Train, Dan Brown’s The Lost Symbol and Inferno, Lee Child’s Personal (all Transworld), Martina Cole’s Close (Headli...

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