Midnight Library gives Haig and Canongate first overall charts top spot

Midnight Library gives Haig and Canongate first overall charts top spot

Matt Haig's The Midnight Library (Canongate) has checked itself straight into the UK Official Top 50 number one spot. This is the author's first week atop the overall chart, and his first Mass Market Fiction chart number one, after The Midnight Library's hardback also became Haig's first title to top the Original Fiction top 20 in August. It is also the first overall top spot for publisher Canongate.

Nielsen BookScan was unable to report volume or value data for the week while UK lockdown restrictions have shuttered bookshops.

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