Zoella knocks Walliams off chart top spot

Zoella knocks Walliams off chart top spot

Vlogger Zoe “Zoella” Sugg’s second novel Girl Online: On Tour (Penguin) has taken the Official Top 50 number one spot from David Walliams, in a week that saw YouTubers dominate the top of the charts.

The sequel to 2014’s Girl Online (Penguin) sold 56,038 copies for £377,813 last week, according to Nielsen BookScan’s Total Consumer Market, ending Walliams’ Grandpa’s Great Escape (HarperCollins Children’s) four-week run at the top.

Walliams’ sale of 39,368 copies actually represents a 3.8% volume increase week on week, but Grandpa slips to second place in both the overall and the Children’s...

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