Sunday Times Books LIVE Community Sign up

Login to Sunday Times Books LIVE

Forgotten password?

Forgotten your password?

Enter your username or email address and we'll send you reset instructions

Sunday Times Books LIVE

Jonathan Ball

@ Sunday Times Books LIVE

Archive for March 16th, 2017

Wilbur Smith’s War Cry tops SA Nielsen BookScan charts

War Cry, the fourteenth installment in Wilbur Smith’s perennial fan-favourite Courtney-series, has topped the South African Nielsen BookScan chart.

Smith’s historical novel reached the number one position in South Africa, selling more copies than Trevor Noah’s Born a Crime (#2) and the Dalai Lama’s The Book of Joy (#3).

Besides reaching number one in overall book-sales (including international titles), War Cry has also dominated the local fiction scene, securing first place in local fiction sales, as per The Bookseller.

Book details

The eBook can been purchased here.


» read article