Stout Guinness bumps Zoella from charts top spot

Stout Guinness bumps Zoella from charts top spot

Guinness World Records 2015 (GWR) has recorded its biggest weekly sale since being published in September, ending the two-week run at the top of the charts by vlogger Zoe "Zoella" Sugg's Girl Online (Puffin).

GWR 2015 surged 12% week-on-week to shift 52,370 units through Nielsen BookScan's Total Consumer Market, vaulting from third to first on the UK Official Top 50. That marked the 36th time a Guinness annual has topped the chart, the first time since early December 2011. The £434,422 GWR 2015 chalked up last week–almost £75,000 more than the next-highest earner—means the entire Guinness ...

This is subscriber-only content

Not a subscriber? Get unrestricted access to all the news, charts, previews, data & analysis by subscribing from as little as £3 per week.

Why Subscribe?

Every issue of The Bookseller magazine

Unlimited access to (single user)

The Bookseller e-edition app for tablet and mobile

Subscriber-only newsletters

Twice yearly Buyer's Guides worth £50

Discounts on The Bookseller Awards and Conferences

Click here to subscribe now