23rd January 2019

Morris and Logan triumph at Nielsen Bestseller Awards

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The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris and Lies by T.M Logan were celebrated among the UK’s bestselling books in 2018 last night.

Heather Morris’ debut novel was named a Nielsen Gold Bestseller for selling more than half a million copies in the UK, while T.M. Logan’s psychological thriller was named a Nielsen Silver Bestseller, selling more than 250,000 copies.

 

Angela Meyer, publisher of Echo, accepted the award on behalf of Heather Morris. Meyer was instrumental to discovering the book and published it under the Echo imprint in Australia. T.M. Logan accepted his award personally.

The Nielsen Bestseller Awards, in association with Coutts, use data on print sales from Nielsen PubTrack Digital to identify and celebrate the UK’s bestselling books.

The Tattooist of Auschwitz, published in the UK by Zaffre, is a heartbreaking story of the very best of humanity in the very worst of circumstances. In 1942, Lale Sokolov arrived in Auschwitz-Birkenau. He was given the job of tattooing the prisoners marked for survival – scratching numbers into his fellow victims’ arms in indelible ink to create what would become one of the most potent symbols of the Holocaust.

A gripping, unputdownable and packed with twists and turns from the first page to the very last, Lies is a stunning psychological thriller will make you question: can we ever really trust the ones we love.

Further information on the Nielsen Bestseller Awards can be found here.

Photo Credit: Marte Rekka