Zoella hits number one, as sales soar for Super Thursday

Zoella hits number one, as sales soar for Super Thursday

Zoe Sugg’s non-fiction debut Cordially Invited (Hodder & Stoughton) has made itself at home in the UK Official Top 50 number one spot, selling 19,804 copies for £201,749. In the week of Super Thursday, 19 new entries charted in the Top 50, with the top three—Cordially Invited, Ian Rankin’s In a House of Lies (Orion) and Heather Morris’ The Tattooist of Auschwitz (Zaffre)—particularly tight, finishing within 800 copies of one another. 

Super Thursday week also saw the market surge 7.7% in volume and 9.2% in value, hitting its second-highest volume for the year to date (at 3.57 million books...

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