Six weeks in a row for chart-topping Walliams

Six weeks in a row for chart-topping Walliams

David Walliams' Awful Auntie (HarperCollins) retains pole position at the top of the official UK Top 50 for a record-breaking sixth week selling another 31,012 copies in the seven days ending 1st November. Volume sales were down 13% week on week but the bestseller has yet to sell less than 30,000 copies per week since its publication on the 25th of September. 

Six weeks for the children's novel marks the longest tally for a single edition of a children's book at the top of the chart for over a decade. No single edition has had a longer run since the hardback of J K Rowling's Harry Potter a...

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