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Harper Seven Drives Book Sales

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By naming their daughter Harper Seven (after author Harper Lee) the Beckhams have single-handedly skyrocketed the sales of To Kill a Mockingbird. How much? 123%. An impressive feat, considering that a book most commonly found on high school reading lists could have such a resurgence soley due to a celebrity baby. [Daily Mail UK]