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

Beautiful People by huma qureshi

Stylist Short Stories: read Beautiful People by Huma Qureshi

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Huma Qureshi
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    Going away this summer? Team Stylist shares 7 brilliant reads for every type of trip

  • The List by Danielle Pender is Stylist Short Story of the week
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    Stylist Short Stories: get a glimpse into the mind of a new mum

  • Inside the world of celebrity ghostwriters
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    “You become a guardian of secrets”: inside the world of celebrity ghostwriters

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Lisa Taddeo's Ghost Love is Stylist's book of the week
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Loved Three Women? Read an extract from Lisa Taddeo’s new short story collection

It’s the best-selling writer’s first collection of short stories.

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Lisa Taddeo
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Wants by Tunde Oyebode
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Stylist Short Stories: read this visceral tale of a holiday romance and the male gaze

A thought-provoking story of desire and the male gaze.

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Tunde Oyebode
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Read an exclusive extract from Nightcrawling by Leila Mottley
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Read an exclusive extract from literary sensation Leila Mottley’s debut novel

Mottley is tipped to be the next big thing in fiction – and we can see why.

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Leila Mottley
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This week's Stylist Short Story is The Night by Ava Szajna-Hopgood
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Stylist Short Stories: A woman reflects on her parents’ life-changing night out

A group of friends party as a storm rages on.

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Ava Szajna-Hopgood
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Akwaeke Emezi
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Read an exclusive extract from our book of the week by a bestselling author

From the author behind the bestselling The Death of Vivek Oji.

Stylist Short Story The Best Days Luan Goldie
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Stylist Short Stories: One woman reflects on her old boss when shocking allegations make the news

One woman explores her memories of a former boss through the lens of #MeToo.

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Luan Goldie
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Selma Blair memoir MS diagnosis
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Read an exclusive extract from Selma Blair’s new memoir

Featuring tarot readers, MS symptoms and a boy called Todd

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Selma Blair
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British Book Awards debut shortlist
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British Book Awards: the debuts to read now

Stylist is partnering with The Nibbies on Fiction Debut of the Year

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Hannah Keegan
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This week's Stylist Short Story is Not Everybody Likes Dogs
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Stylist Short Stories: Explore the reality of living with anxiety and its unexpected triggers

Anxiety strikes one woman while out on a walk.

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Codie Jameson
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It’s not déjà vu: books you love are starting to look the same. Here’s why

Turns out, we do judge books by their covers.

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Alice Kemp-Habib
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Poor Little Sick Girls by Ione Gamble
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Read an exclusive extract from this ‘love letter to unacceptable women’

It’s a poignant memoir.

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Ione Gamble
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Ulka Karandikar
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Stylist Short Stories: Dive into one woman’s fascination with a stranger on her commute

You’ll never look a bald man the same way again

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Put these 12 exciting books on your summer holiday reading list right now

Quality time with the printed page awaits.

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Christobel Hastings
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A collage of covers of How To Build A Healthy Brain, Get A Grip, Love and Maybe You Should Talk To Someone.
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11 brilliant books about mental health and wellbeing (that are actually helpful)

These titles cover everything from anxiety and depression to seeking therapy and setting boundaries.

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Lauren Geall
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Managing Expectations by Minnie Driver
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Read an exclusive extract from our book of the week

It’s a raw and honest debut.

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Minnie Driver
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Stylist Short Stories: Still Hoping by Sophie Flynn
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Stylist Short Stories: Still Hoping is a compelling tale of one woman’s fertility journey

"It’s not the injections, it’s not even this process. It’s the hope. It’s the hope that kills me."

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Sophie Flynn
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How to beat the fear and write your debut novel
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Stop thinking and start writing: how to start your first novel, by a newly published debut author

Writer Lizzie Pook shares her secrets to writing a book.

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Lizzie Pook
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Stylist Short Stories: Alphabet Games by Emma Harris
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Stylist Short Stories: Alphabet Games explores the complicated reality of modern dating

A snap shot of modern online dating involving X, Y and Z.

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Emma Harris
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Candice Carty-Williams
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Read an exclusive extract from People Person by Candice Carty-Williams

Your favourite writer is back.

A single orange peach rests against a pink background
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Read an exclusive extract from our book of the week

Expect to see it on the big screen next year.

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Deesha Philyaw
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