Pinch of Nom's Featherstone and Allison top author earnings chart

Pinch of Nom's Featherstone and Allison top author earnings chart

Bloggers-turned-debut cookbook authors Kay Featherstone and Kate Allinson have topped the chart of author earnings for the half year, with Pinch of Nom (Bluebird) earning £8.2m in just over three months on sale and the Pinch of Nom Food Planner contributing another £443k to take their total to £8.6m.

However, 2018’s bestselling author David Walliams was less than £1m behind them, with a rise of 18% year on year to £7.3m. His two releases—February-published Fing (HarperCollins) and a single week for The World’s Worst Teachers, out at the tail end of June—accounted for only 43% of his total,...

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