Star Wars: Rogue One rockets into the top spot

Star Wars: Rogue One rockets into the top spot

Matt Forbeck’s Star Wars: Rogue One (Egmont) has knocked Lee Child’s Night School (Bantam) off the UK Official Top 50 number one spot, shifting a stellar 57,949 copies according to Nielsen BookScan’s Total Consumer Market. The novelisation of the film, released on DVD and Blu-Ray last week, is the second film tie-in to hit the top spot in the last three weeks, after Ian Nathan’s Inside the Magic: The Making of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (HarperCollins) crested the chart at the beginning of April.

Night School had to settle for second place, but its volume jumped a hefty 28% we...

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