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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.

Black Girls Book Club

Read the founders of Black Girls’ Book Club poignant love letters to their younger selves

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  • Stylist Prize for Feminist Fiction
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    Stylist Prize for Feminist Fiction 2021: we announce the longlist

  • Author Bianca Miller Cole sitting down
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    Some seriously straight-talking advice on starting and succeeding in your own business

  • Hidden Lessons Book
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    Confessions of a young, newly qualified teacher

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Burnout: 6 simple steps that will take you from burnout to thriving
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Drained heading into the weekend? These 6 steps promise to take you from burnout to thriving

This “burnout bible” will teach you all you need to know.

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Amy Beecham
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Stylist Prize for Feminist Fiction
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Stylist Prize for Feminist Fiction 2021: the longlist is coming

Here’s when you can expect to see the longlist, shortlist and, of course, the winning entry.

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The Booker Prize for Fiction shortlisted novels
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This exciting debut novel just made the Booker Prize for Fiction shortlist

Six novels were selected from the 13-strong longlist.

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Lauren Geall
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Best new memoirs 2021
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Real-life writing to love from Michaela Coel, Bernardine Evaristo and more

From Black British icons to escaping cults, discover incredible non-fiction to read now.

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Francesca Brown
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Amy Beecham
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The Women’s Prize for Fiction 2021 winner has finally been announced

Have you read it?

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“Why I started to question if I’d ever want another white friend”

While co-writing her new novel, Christine Pride was forced to confront difficult questions, including what another white friend would bring to her life.

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Christine Pride
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Shon Faye
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Shon Faye on TERFs, trolls and the reality of being trans today

In her powerful new book, Shon Faye reclaims the idea of the ‘transgender issue’ to uncover the reality of what it means to be trans in a transphobic society.

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Shon Faye
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Do you dream of writing your own novel? Follow this advice from author Elizabeth Day

The award-winning author has written 5 novels.

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Charley Ross
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“It took a crushing breakup to make me realise I’d lost myself in my relationship”

Author of My Body Keeps Your Secrets, Lucia Osborne-Crowley, on the realisation she came to when her relationship fell apart.

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Lucia Osborne-Crowley
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Rough by Rachel Thompson.
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“We don’t owe anyone sex”: women share stories of men who expected sex as payback

In her explosive new book Rachel Thompson explores how sexual violence has found its way into the bedroom.

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Rachel Thompson
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head of zeus summer reads
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5 must-read novels to take on your next holiday

Beach books aplenty

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Anchal Seda
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“Everyone wants to be the fairest of them all”: the reality of colourism for South Asian women

“Getting darker was the number one thing for me to steer clear of,” writes Anchal Seda.

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Ever dreamed of opening your own bookshop? Here’s where to get started

Ever felt like making the Notting Hill-style dream come true? Chrissy Ryan did exactly this by opening her own bookshop.

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Charley Ross
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"Being racially fetishised is stripping away who you are, taking your personality out of the equation"
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“The fetishisation of mixed women is still rife – I know firsthand”

Author Natalie Morris on why racial fetishisation is so damaging.

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Morgan Cormack
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Self-love: this journal will help you to “fall in love with yourself”
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How to fall in love with yourself and master self-acceptance

“Think of self-love as though it’s a plant needing to be nourished and nurtured.”

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Anna Barnes
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Dolly Parton
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Dolly Parton publishing her first novel is the news we didn’t know we needed

Run, Rose, Run is coming in 2022.

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Lauren Geall
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Books to keep you going before the arrival of the new Sally Rooney
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Normal People fans should read these books

The sweetest of love affairs, tormented moments and heartache.

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Francesca Brown
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29 romantic books that are perfect company for the beach

These feel-good holiday reads are here to give you a serious boost.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Kiran Meeda
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Schitt’s Creek exclusive: we’ve got some major book news for fans

Relive all of your favourite moments from the show.

Best films of 2021: Last Letter From Your Lover
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The Last Letter From Your Lover is just one of this year’s brilliant book adaptations

Check out the pages that are being brought to life on the big screen...

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Hollie Richardson
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