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"When my father died, I struggled to grieve for a man who had been absent for most of life"

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    How to write a powerful, moving memoir

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    10 books to get you through a rainy weekend, picked by Claudia Winkleman

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    11 brilliant new memoirs to read during your staycation

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Killing Eve, which stars Jodie Comer and Sandra Oh, is nominated for nine Emmys
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Pop culture’s ‘crazy lesbian’ stereotypes are harming queer women

“They nearly always smack of homophobia and misogyny.”

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Daisy Jones
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Netflix's Fear Street
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The creepy trailer for Netflix and RL Stine’s big horror is finally here

The nightmarish adaptations will be released as an epic summer movie event this July.

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Kayleigh Dray
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The Great Godden
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Win The Great Godden plus a Fortnum & Masons Summer Celebration Hamper

A lyrical and quintessential coming-of-age tale

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Bloomsbury Publishing
Stylist Literary Festival 2021: bedtime stories
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Struggling to switch off? These evening events will help

Summer evenings are made for relaxing and we've got the perfect reader events to dive into this month

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Emily Evans
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Kayleigh Dray
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The fate of Netflix’s Shadow And Bone has just been confirmed, and wow

It was one of the biggest TV shows of 2021.

Jessie and Lennie Ware the hosts of Table Manners
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Jessie Ware exclusive: ‘The best advice my mum has ever given me’

The singer, author and podcast host on what she's learnt from her mum Lennie.

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Helen Bownass
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The Other Black Girl
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Win a signed copy of The Other Black Girl and a hamper from Afrocenchix

This will keep you on the edge of your seat...

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Bloomsbury Publishing
Summer’s must-read novel: Sorrow And Bliss by Meg Mason
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This is set to be one of the biggest books of the summer

Meet one of summer 2021’s biggest books: Sorrow And Bliss by Meg Mason.

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Francesca Brown
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Stylist Literary Festival 2021
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Want to know what you need to be reading next? Find out at the Stylist Literary Festival

Join us for 20 unmissable author events this month with Lisa Taddeo, Matt Haig, Taylor Jenkins Reid, Annie Mac and many more.

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Stylist Team
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How to be a real LGBT ally
Relationships

How to be a (real) ally to the LGBTQ+ community

Not everyone in the world is straight, cis-gendered or even gender binary. Here are some simple ways we can all be better allies to the LGBTQ+ community.

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Emma Goswell and Sam Walker
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Stylist Magazine: the ultimate reading list
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The 30 unmissable books everyone needs to read this year

In this week’s magazine, we bring you the best books of 2021 to escape into this summer.

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Stylist Team
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Kayleigh Dray
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19 dark true stories that inspired The Handmaid’s Tale

Did you think Channel 4’s dystopian drama was fictional? Think again.

Lisa Taddeo's Animal and 4 other books to read this summer
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Lisa Taddeo’s first novel and 4 other books that will blow your mind this summer

From feminism to race and sexuality, these new books are shaking up reading lists.

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Francesca Brown
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Best romantic books to read this summer
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23 romantic books to soothe your soul and lift your spirits

Feel-good reading for those in need of a serious boost.

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Kayleigh Dray
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HarperCollins
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Win a copy of Both of You and a £150 Jo Malone London voucher

Happy. Married. Missing.

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HarperCollins Publishers
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Racial denial: 4 mixed-race women on being pressured to identify as white

"The word ‘raceless’ alludes to the very particular feeling of dislocation which occurs when your heritage is white-washed in a homogenous setting"

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Georgina Lawton
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Stylist Literary Festival 2021: closing party at The Hoxton
Events

How to get tickets to Stylist’s first IRL event of 2021

You won’t want to miss our intimate literary festival closing party this June.

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Stylist Team
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6 books to read if you liked Daisy Jones And The Six
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6 more brilliant books to read if you enjoyed Daisy Jones And The Six

From author Taylor Jenkins Reid’s follow-up to insiders’ takes on the music industry that reveal love stories, drink, drugs and bitter feuds.

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Francesca Brown
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Alice Porter
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You’ve written your first book, now here’s how to get it published

Including how to find an agent and what it's like to work with an editor.

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Actor and comedian Katy Wix on her complex relationship with food growing up

Katy Wix’s new memoir Delicacy explores the toxicity of diet culture and its lasting effects.

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Katy Wix
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