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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.

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A life less boozy: 9 quit lit reads to inspire your Dry January

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    Ready for 2022? Get inspired with these literary new year quotes

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    15 books about courage and kindness to lift your spirits in uncertain times

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    Which feminist literary heroine are you most like? Take our quiz to find out

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Self-help books for 2022
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The Stylist team road tests 2022’s biggest self-help books

From money and sleep to toxic positivity, here are the books to help you rethink your life.

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Francesca Brown
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The best books the Stylist team read in 2021
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The books read and loved by the Stylist team in 2021

The most enticing reads we dived into this year, including Open Water and In The Dream House

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Amber Sunner
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Best non-fiction for 2022
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The 33 non-fiction books to start ordering now for 2022

Memoirs, essays, activism and humour: the best non-fiction headed your way in the next 12 months.

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Francesca Brown
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20 unforgettable opening lines from our favourite Christmas books

Tempted to cosy up with some Christmas and winter-themed books?

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All the Light We Cannot See 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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Amanda Gorman exclusive: the poet and activist on a life-changing year

She began 2021 performing for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris and ends it with the release of her new poetry book. Amanda Gorman is only just getting started...

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Meena Alexander
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25 Christmas poems that capture the spirit of the season

From kindness to chaos, these poems truly tap into the emotions and actions of the festive period.

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Sarah Shaffi
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The big new fiction books for 2022

The books you’ll be reading next year: thrillers, love stories, comic tales and more.

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Francesca Brown
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“Why does everything feel like work?”: Yrsa Daley-Ward nails exactly what we’re all thinking

Read an exclusive extract from the acclaimed writer’s new book, The How.

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Candice Carty-Williams
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Candice Carty-Williams is back with a brilliant new novel – and we’ve got all the exclusive details

The literary star has returned with a story of heart, humour and homecoming.

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Christobel Hastings
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Best book gift ideas for Christmas 2021
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The best book ideas for Christmas 2021

Gift ideas for book lovers – from the best thrillers to inspiring cook books.

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Francesca Brown
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6 ways to hack your to-do list to boost your mental health

It’s all about optimising headspace.

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Bridgerton fans, this new book will keep you going until series 2 comes out

Lady Whistledown is back in town.

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Christobel Hastings
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6 must-read books to gift this Christmas

Literary gifting, sorted

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Don’t know what to do with your life? The Nobody Panic podcast hosts have some savvy advice

Stevie Martin and Tessa Coates’ new book is an essential guide to all the baffling elements of adulthood.

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7 photos of women that capture the strange, surreal experience of lockdown

From Sophie Ellis-Bextor to a Marilyn Monroe lookalike.

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Alex Sims
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“Why it’s time to re-examine one of pop-culture’s biggest ‘rivalries’”

From “Dirrty” and “Slave 4 U” to that famous VMA kiss, this female ‘rivalry’ played out while a generation of girls watched closely.

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Jennifer Otter Bickerdike
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7 books that will make your home instantly more beautiful

These new interiors books will change your home forever.

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Francesca Brown
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Stylist Prize for Feminist Fiction: meet the winner

Our search for the brightest and best new literary talent is finally over as we reveal the winner of Stylist’s inaugural literary prize.

Stylist Prize for Feminist Fiction
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Stylist Prize For Feminist Fiction: the shortlist announced

Our search for the brightest and best new talent in women’s fiction is almost at an end as we announce the shortlist.

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