6th January 2020

The Tattooist of Auschwitz is biggest selling fiction book of 2019 in UK and Ireland

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The Tattooist of Auschwitz is biggest selling fiction book of 2019 in UK and Ireland

Heather Morris’ international bestseller The Tattooist of Auschwitz is the biggest selling fiction book of 2019 in both Ireland and the UK, as reported by Nielsen Book Scan.

In the UK, The Tattooist of Auschwitz ranked second the second-biggest selling book (following Pinch of Nom in the number one spot) and first in fiction. In Ireland, The Tattooist of Auschwitz is both the biggest selling fiction and biggest selling book overall.

The Tattooist of Auschwitz has sold over a million copies in the UK alone and over three million copies worldwide since its publication in January 2018.

Heather Morris second novel Cilka’s Journey, the sequel to The Tattooist of Auschwitz, has remained in the Sunday Times bestseller charts since its publication in October 2019.