The Testaments smashes first day sales for Waterstones

The Testaments smashes first day sales for Waterstones

Waterstones has celebrated its biggest first day of sales of 2019 with Margaret Atwood's Booker-shortlisted The Testaments (Chatto & Windus). 

The highly-anticipated sequel to The Handmaid's Tale was published on Tuesday 10th September with a midnight launch at Waterstones' flagship store and a reading from Atwood herself. 

Crowds queued around the block to buy a copy at midnight as Handmaidens marched around the store as the major launch at Waterstones Piccadilly and by lunchtime on Tuesday, Waterstones says The Testaments had surpassed the record total day one sales of Fing by David Wal...

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