Former leading New Zealand publisher and bookseller, and widely experienced judge of both the Commonwealth Writers Prize and the Montana New Zealand Book Awards, talks about what he is currently reading, what impresses him and what doesn't, along with chat about the international English language book scene, and links to sites of interest to booklovers.
Thursday, January 03, 2013
UK Top 100 Bestselling Books Of 2012
Book2Book Monday 31 Dec 2012
It was a year dominated by an incredibly successful trilogy - confirmed today when the Nielsen data shows EL James' Fifty Shades of Grey trilogy occupying the top three places in the 2012 top 100 bestsellers list.Collectively, the novel shifted 10,509,988 copies in the year to December 2012, above the 2,113,017 for another trilogy, Suzanne Collins' Hunger Games.