Walliams claims number one spot for second week

Walliams claims number one spot for second week

David Walliams’ Fing (HarperCollins) has claimed the UK Official Top 50 number one for a second week, selling 76,340 copies in its first full week on sale through Nielsen BookScan’s Total Consumer Market. This was impressively consistent on its launch week, improving 0.6% in volume week on week. In comparison, last year’s The World’s Worst Children 3 dropped 40% in its second week in the chart. 

Fing, illustrated by Tony Ross, may have benefited from early World Book Day celebrations, as the 2019 tranche of World Book Day titles thundered into the chart. With a week to go before World Book...

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 thebookseller.com (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