It’s 1.30pm, five hours into the sales of Morrissey’s Autobiography, and the Moz’s book is now our biggest selling biography of 2013.
It is also our bestselliing music book, passing our runaway bestseller Bob Stanley’s Yeah Yeah Yeah shortly after lunchtime.
The singer’s tale of his time in the Smiths and, well, everything else – from school dinners to court battles – created controversy when it was released under the Penguin Classics imprint. But it hasn’t stopped people buying it.
We are tweeting single words from the book all day today for those that can’t be bothered to read the 800+ pages. Follow us on Twitter here.