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Harnaam Kaur reveals the one beauty rule she lives her life by

“I want to show people that you can be different and beautiful at the same time.”

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Adam Kay has a simple way for people to help NHS staff this Christmas

"They go into medicine to do the best for their patients, but you can’t do the best for other people if you don’t look after yourself."

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Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Deborah Frances-White are teaming up for the event of our dreams

Here’s how to get tickets to one of the hottest events this December.

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Exclusive: Sarah Greene talks Normal People and Dublin Murders season 2

Warning: this article contains spoilers.

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Kamila Shamsie and Malorie Blackman to write feminist retellings of fairytales

There are no happy ever afters here.

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Naomi Alderman’s The Power casts Leslie Mann

Amazon’s 10-part adaptation of the feminist tome should be electrifying.

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Sally Rooney’s Normal People TV show: Get ready for your first look

Photos for the adaptation have been released.

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“I tried Nunchi in a bid to ease my social anxiety – and this is what happened”

Poorna Bell tried nunchi – the Korean secret to happiness – to help her be less self-conscious and awkward in social interactions.

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Exclusive: Jonathan Van Ness on the life lessons he would teach his younger self

“I used to think I needed to know what box I was in, because I wanted to belong.”

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10 books by Margaret Atwood you need to read.
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From The Handmaid's Tale to The Blind Assassin, discover Margaret Atwood’s unmissable books

Feminist, unflinching, funny and addictive – these are the Margaret Atwood books everyone should own.

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“There’s everything to play for”: Bernardine Evaristo meets Black Girls Book Club

The first black woman to win the Booker discusses her long career with the founders of Black Girls Book Club.

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The Style List: 30 little high street buys

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Why no one can read Margaret Atwood’s secret book for 100 years

Margaret Atwood wrote Scribbler Moon five years ago – but no one in the world has read it. Here’s why.

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How to recover from burnout: why you should try the 42% rule

Feeling stressed and overwhelmed? This scientifically approved formula could be the solution.

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“Why I’m launching an empowering new book series focused on the Black British community”

Everything you need to know about next year's most exciting book series.

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Can’t sleep? Try this 6-step breathing exercise to cure insomnia

This simple breathing exercise is a yogi-approved fast track to sleep.

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Sarah Harvey
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The best horror books by women to get you ready for Halloween

If you’re looking for the undead or some scary supernatural happenings, look no further.

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Farewell poetry and readings to remember loved ones by

25 beautiful and meaningful pieces of poetry and prose to help you say goodbye

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Struggling to write that book? Marian Keyes’ words on failure are the ultimate inspiration

And they apply to every area of your life.

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