World Book Day dominates charts Top 10

World Book Day dominates charts Top 10

World Book Day titles claimed nine of the coveted positions in the Top 10 in the most successful WBD week since 2012.

A combined total of 339,133 copies of the 10 books published to celebrate the annual charity reading event (held on Thursday 5th March) registered through Nielsen BookScan in the seven days ending 7th March.

This was up 2% on last year’s 10 titles in the same week and marks a second consecutive year of growth since sales fell to 317,970 units in WBD week, 2013. 2015’s weekly sales figures are second only to 2012’s 347,852 copies combined sales, as the best set of overall W...

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