Troubled Blood strikes the charts top spot

Troubled Blood strikes the charts top spot

Robert Galbraith's fifth Cormoran Strike title, Troubled Blood (Sphere), has gone straight to the UK Official Top 50 number one spot, selling 64,633 copies in its first week on sale. This is by far the biggest single week of sales for any Galbraith title, near-doubling the launch week volume of its predecessor, Lethal White.

The BBC adaptation of the Strike series, which began in August 2017, has helped its hardback sales hit new heights. Lethal White's hardback, released in September 2018, has sold more than 121,000 copies to date, up 47% on the previous title, Career of Evil, and 15,000 ...

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