As always, the week has past in a flurry of activity, sales and general excitement.
Gail Honeyman’s Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine has crossed the million paperbacks sold threshold, with the official figure at 1,002,690. In the same week, it was announced that the novel has spent a whole year straight on the New York Times bestseller list. This week, it’s sitting at No. 8 on the fiction list, and at No. 14 on the audio list.
Teresa Driscoll is also flying high on the sales front. It was announced this week that her latest novel, The Promise has sold over 50,000 copies. This follows the wonderful news announced two weeks ago that Teresa has sold a million copies across all of her titles.
Holly Bourne has been named as the bestselling YA author at the Hay Festival, and No. 8 of all children’s authors. Her adult novel, How Do You Like Me Now? was published in paperback last week. The hardback edition reached No. 11 in The Sunday Times last year.
Mel Sherratt was featured in an article about the Stoke Literary Festival in The Sentinel:
Mark Edwards has reached an incredible milestone this week. His all time sales across all of his titles have tipped into the three million realm – a truly phenomenal figure.