Walliams and Bellingham top bestseller charts

Walliams and Bellingham top bestseller charts

David Walliams has retained pole position in the UK Official Top 50 for the fifth consecutive week, narrowly eclipsing Lynda Bellingham's memoir, in the week that the TV star lost her battle to cancer. 

Walliams' Awful Auntie (HarperCollins Childrens Books) sold 35,504 copies through Nielsen BookScan's Total Consumer Market last week, just 420 units more than second-placed Bellingham's There's Something I've Been Dying to Tell You (Coronet). Awful Auntie has now chalked up the longest consecutive run atop the overall chart for a children's book since J K Rowling's Harry Potter and the Deat...

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