ITV viewers Anne ‘desperate’ to buy book after hit drama as copies sell out and prices skyrocket

ITV’s new drama Anne has captured the hearts of the nation as they recap the events of the Hillsborough disaster with the book now much-requested by fans.

The drama followed activist Anne Williams, played by Maxine Peak, who fought for many years for her son Kevin, one of 97 football fans who died in the disaster.

His 15-year-old son Kevin made it to the FA Cup semi-final Liverpool against Nottingham on April 15, 1989 and tragically never returned home.

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As expected within minutes of the first episode, viewers took to Twitter to share their grief as the drama unfolded.



ITV Anne Actress Maxine Peake

As the third episode of the four-part series continues, the book, which came out some time ago, is now in high demand with viewers unable to find a copy.

Since the popular ITV show, the book now costs £ 69 on Amazon – well over its suggested retail price – and is currently not available for purchase.

The book is now in high demand and fans have taken to social media for help finding a copy.



Hillsborough disaster books

@ TrishB_585 tweeted: “#Anne didn’t know there was a book. I just searched on Amazon. They want £ 69 for this !!! ”

@Robotlara commented: “I hope there will be a reprint of the #Anne book. It sells for £ 69 on Amazon rn!

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@ salty1980 when asked: “Is Anne’s book available in ‘real life’? I can’t find it online. #Anne. “

@ChubbologyScot added: “@ITV I think there should be a reprint of Annes book… I’m desperate to read it! @MPeakeOfficial is exceptional #Anne #Hillsborough.

One viewer suggested the book was still in stock for £ 9.99 at Waterstones – but maybe not for long.

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