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Women's Prize for Fiction 2020 winner.
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The big lesson this year’s Women's Prize winner wants us to take from her book

Find out who won the prestigious prize on its 25th anniversary.

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Hollie Richardson
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Jessie Burton, author
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What She Loves: bestselling author Jessie Burton shares her current obsessions

The author of The Miniaturist, The Muse and The Confession's favourite things include vitamin C skincare and champagne marmalade.

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Moya Crockett
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Bolu Babalola, Love In Colour author
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What She Loves: writer Bolu Babalola shares her current obsessions

From an “oomph”-giving highlighter to the Greek myth-inspired novel she couldn’t put down.

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Moya Crockett
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Izzy Hambley
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Dream jobs: what it’s like to sell rare books for a living

Owner of a bookshop that sells rare literature by women, find out what she stocks in this interview.

Aimee Lou Wood High Street Fashion
Fashion

Aimee Lou Wood addresses new roles, insecurities and fashion

“I found my therapist after reading about her in Dolly Alderton’s book.”

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Megan Conner
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Such a Fun Age by Kiley Reid, £12.99, Foyles
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Why everyone is talking about Kiley Reid’s debut novel

Kiley Reid’s Such A Fun Age is on track to become one of the most-talked about debut novels of 2020.

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Sarah Shaffi
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9 best bedtime stories for a peaceful night’s sleep (if you can put them down)

Looking for a new book to fall asleep to? Look this way...

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Stylist Team
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Beauty

We’ve paired this winter’s best books with the cosiest home scents

A match made in heaven.

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Hanna Ibraheem
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The most beautiful bookshops from around the world

Yara Shahidi introduces us to her personal favourite.

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Sarah Shaffi
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People

Introducing Stylist’s very special guest editor: Roxane Gay

Roxane Gay’s issue is packed with exclusive interviews and insightful discussions.

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Pip Cook
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Stylist Team
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When Roxane Gay met Candice Carty-Williams

The literary powerhouse gets deep and meaningful with 2019’s most exciting debut novelist.

Cash Carraway
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Cash Carraway: From stripper to published author

The writer was living in poverty and working as a stripper when her blog was spotted by a publisher.

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Hannah Keegan
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Caitlin’s book club: 10 books from 1995 that are still pure gold

The top ten page-turners that have stood the test of time

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Francesca Brown
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Women's Prize for fiction
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The Women’s Prize for Fiction 2019 shortlist has been announced

And it is VERY exciting

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Hollie Richardson
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Marian Keyes
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Marian Keyes is not impressed by David Cameron releasing his memoirs

“What will it be called? I F***ed Up Great Britain Because I Was Scared of Boris?”

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Moya Crockett
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Stormzy to star in Noughts and Crosses
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There’s so much good news about Malorie Blackman’s Noughts & Crosses series

Stormzy is appearing in the BBC adaptation, she’s working on a new novel, and we’re very, very excited.

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Moya Crockett
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The Man Booker International Prize longlist is dominated by women authors

Expand your literary horizons with novels set in Oman, Chile, Japan, Poland, China and more

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Moya Crockett
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Kayleigh Dray
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Tabitha King has a scathing message for those referring to her as “Stephen King’s wife”

“You could have referred to me as OfStephen. Or His Old Lady. Or His-Ball-And-Chain,” writes the American author.

Temi Oh. Image: Simon & Schuster
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10 must-read books by black female authors for 2019

From Candice Carty-Williams and Sara Collins to Reba Barron, here are the black writers you need to know about.

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Sarah Shaffi
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