Walliams' Teachers scores a sixth week atop the charts

Walliams' Teachers scores a sixth week atop the charts

David Walliams' The World's Worst Teachers (HarperCollins) has reigned atop the UK Official Top 50 for a sixth consecutive week, selling 20,553 copies for £154,839 through Nielsen BookScan's TCM. The title, now at a whisker under 300,000 copies sold in total, is now level with the comedian-turned-author's second-longest run in the top spot, achieved by Awful Auntie in 2014. Only 2016's The Midnight Gang has spent longer in the number one, and The World's Worst Teachers is now just a fortnight away from defeating it.

Frederick Forsyth's The Fox (Corgi) jumped to second place, increasing 77%...

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