The Ice Monster snaps up a third week at number one

The Ice Monster snaps up a third week at number one

David Walliams and Tony Ross’ The Ice Monster (HarperCollins) has once again racked up mammoth sales to hold the UK Official Top 50 number one spot for a third week running, shifting 80,808 copies last week through Nielsen BookScan’s Total Consumer Market. Despite a drop of 15% in volume week on week, the children’s fiction title is still a hefty 14,399 ahead of second-placed Michelle Obama’s Becoming (Viking), though the former First Lady’s memoir inched up 2.6% in volume on its launch week.

The Ice Monster has breezed past the quarter of a million copies sold mark, chalking up a stunning...

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