Hawkins' unstoppable Train steams back into number one

Hawkins' unstoppable Train steams back into number one

Paula Hawkins’ The Girl on the Train (Black Swan) has chugged its way back into the Official UK Top 50 number one spot, as it surpasses the half a million copies sold mark in mass market paperback. Last week, the psychological thriller shifted 32,690 copies for £171,580, according to Nielsen BookScan’s Total Consumer Market.

The Girl on the Train’s week-on-week volume jumped 11% in, fittingly, its 11th week on sale to secure its fifth week as overall number one and ninth in the Mass Market Fiction top spot. Across all print editions, Hawkins’ crime début is now approaching £10m earned sinc...

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