Books

Find the latest news on new book releases from your favourite female authors, as well as up and coming feminist writers

  • The best 8 books to get you through June
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    Memoirs, thrillers and uplifting reads to buy right now

  • Best-selling books in lockdown.
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    10 most popular lockdown books – how many have you read?

  • Normal People: the beach is in Sligo, Ireland
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    Normal People fans: this latest TV adaptation is for you

Latest Stories

save-money
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Kakeibo: how to use this clever Japanese approach to saving money

The kakeibo is like a bullet journal for your finances.

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Harry Potter immersive dining experience London
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JK Rowling just debunked some major Harry Potter myths – and we are stupefied

Those Edinburgh landmarks are not what they seem.

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Hollie Richardson
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HOW TO BUILD A GIRL: Beanie Feldstein as Dolly Wilde
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Loved How To Build A Girl? Caitlin Moran has a new book for you

Fans of the writer will want to add this to their summer plans.

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Hollie Richardson
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The Friends cast
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There’s an official Friends cookbook coming out, and we’re intrigued

Beef trifle, anyone?

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Francesca Brown
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The 107 female authors everyone should have on their bookshelf

From Jane Austen to Bernardine Evaristo: discover the greatest women writers ever

Claudia Winkleman
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Claudia Winkleman’s first book is coming – here’s how to pre-order it

Yay!

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Hollie Richardson
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How much are Harry Potter books worth?
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Daniel Radcliffe reading The Philosopher’s Stone is everything we needed right now

Harry Potter stars and famous faces are coming together to read the book during lockdown.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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The books everyone lies about reading, if you fancy a challenge
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Books everyone says they’ve read but haven’t (to actually read in lockdown)

How many can you (truthfully) tick off this list?

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Twilight stills: Kristen Stewart as Bella and Robert Pattinson as Edward
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So, what can we expect from Stephenie Meyer’s Twilight prequel?

15 years after the first novel in the Twilight saga was released, Stephenie Meyer is taking readers back to Forks, Washington, with her new book, Midnight Sun.

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Kayleigh Dray
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The Hunger Games prequel
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Untangling the controversy over the new Hunger Games prequel

Suzanne Collins’ The Ballad Of Songbirds And Snakes has highlighted an uncomfortable trend in books and movies.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Women's Prize for Fiction shortlist.
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We want to read every book on the Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist

Will you read these six books by female writers during quarantine?

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Hollie Richardson
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Kayleigh Dray
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Normal People is less than a week away – will it live up to the hype?

Everyone is going to be talking about the BBC adaptation of Sally Rooney’s second novel.

little women film
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Quiz: which feminist literary heroine are you?

Are you a Matilda Wormwood, a Hermione Granger, or someone else completely? Take our quiz to find out.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Adam Kay
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This Is Going To Hurt writer Adam Kay thanks NHS with new book – here’s how to pre-order it

It will feature personal letters from Dolly Alderton, Dawn French, Emilia Clarke and many, many more.

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Hollie Richardson
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A woman reading
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15 clever ways to transform unused space into your own beautiful book nook

Craft your own haven for escapist reading.

Posted by
Anna Brech
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Best free audiobooks on audible uk
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The 14 best free audiobooks available on Audible now

Lockdown life getting you down? Try listening to one of these brilliant books…

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Books to Soothe
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9 uplifting new non-fiction books we all need in lockdown

Read on for comforting books that may even give you the odd lightbulb moment.

Posted by
Francesca Brown
Published
A woman reading in the garden
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5 feel-good books by female authors to devour this weekend

Dive right into these escapist downtime reads.

Posted by
Anna Brech
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Christina Quaine
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This is how reading books can impact your mental health

The NHS is prescribing books to help with mental health, in a practise called bibliotherapy.

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Get stuck into April’s most gripping reads

Biographies, memoirs, fiction and more for your reading time.

Posted by
Francesca Brown
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