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The six authors shortlisted for the 2021 Womens Prize for Fiction

The Women’s Prize for Fiction 2021 winner has finally been announced

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    Normal People fans should read these books

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The most re-read books by the Stylist team
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Our favourite go-to books when times get tough

From Zadie Smith and Nora Ephron to James Baldwin and Stephen King.

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Francesca Brown
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children's author Jacqueline Wilson smiles with a pile of her published books
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Jacqueline Wilson’s 11 tips for writing a best-selling children’s book

Advice from the author who has written 112 novels for children.

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Alice Porter
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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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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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52 must-read novels that everyone will be talking about this year

From Raven Leilani's Luster and Animal by Lisa Taddeo to Sally Rooney's Beautiful World, Where Are You.

Best paperbacks to read in the park
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The best new paperbacks to take to the park this spring

Head to the park with some of the best paperback books for spring 2021.

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Francesca Brown
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New book covers for March 2021, including The Hill We Climb by Amanda Gorman
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22 new books where incredible women take centre stage

Memoirs, biographies, fiction, poetry and self-help from women who will change your life.

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Francesca Brown
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Stylist magazine: books published by Stylist magazine

Life lessons shared by remarkable women on love, loss, friends and more.

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Stylist Team
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20 brilliant new novels, essays and poetry collections to read this month

From comfort reads to uplifting poetry and excellent thrillers – lose yourself in some amazing books.

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Francesca Brown
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7 brilliant (but brutal) Jacqueline Wilson books to reread as an adult
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7 brilliant (but brutal) Jacqueline Wilson books to reread as an adult

Yes, The Illustrated Mum made the list.

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Kayleigh Dray
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The top 10 reads bookworms start but rarely finish, for those in need of a challenge

Does your literary stamina stand the test of these unread titles?

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Anna Brech
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10 new reads for your bedside table

New writing from Alicia Garza, Yomi Adegoke, Elizabeth Uviebinené, Grace Dent and Jamie Windust

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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Books for autumn 2020
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The best autumn reads for 2020 (whatever you’re in the mood for)

Nigella, Slay In Your Lane, Laura Bates… autumn is packed with essential reads you can’t miss

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Francesca Brown
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Five new books by female authors to look forward to this September

Fuel your reading list with these addictive new reads.

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Anna Brech
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Woman reads book alone in living room
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17 books to read if you’re feeling lost right now

From Glennon Doyle’s Untamed to Elizabeth Jane Howard’s Slipstream.

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Kayleigh Dray
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The 6 books to help you cope with change
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The 6 must-read books that will help you cope with change in your life

From shock break-ups to new ways of living, find wisdom and comfort in these titles.

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Francesca Brown
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Summer reading list 2020.
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6 books that are just perfect for reading in the park this weekend

From the best new memoirs of 2020, to revisited favourites that bring back good memories.

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Hollie Richardson
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You need to add the Booker Prize 2020 selections to your summer reading list, pronto

It is a celebration of diverse female writing.

The best summer reads for 2020
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The best summer reads for 2020 (whatever you’re in the mood for)

Find a patch of sun, curl up and lose yourself in some of the greatest reads of the year

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Francesca Brown
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