Fiction

Fiction, breaking news, photos, comments, social media posts on this topic.

  • Reading can help with mental health issues
    Books

    This is how reading books can impact your mental health

  • Dystopian novels every woman should read
    Books

    19 powerful dystopian novels that every woman should read

  • Nikita Gill talks poetry, feminism, white privilege and the #BeKind movement
    People

    Nikita Gill just nailed the big problem with the #BeKind movement

Latest Stories

Best Pulitzer Prize winners by women
Books

10 incredible Pulitzer Prize winners by women

The women who have won the biggest prize in fiction.

Posted by
Francesca Brown
Published
March 2020 best new books
Books

The best new books out in March 2020

From memoirs to #MeToo thrillers, discover the books everyone will be talking about.

Posted by
Francesca Brown
Published
PS I Love You - Hilary Swank and Gerard Butler
Life

P.S. I Love You is getting the movie sequel of your dreams

Romcom fans, assemble! Here’s everything we know about Postscript so far…

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
Woman reading a book
Books

Eimear McBride to Marian Keyes: 9 new books to read this February

Essential new book buys for your reading list.

Posted by
Francesca Brown
Published
Posted by
Francesca Brown
Published

10 super-short and seriously powerful reads

Bites of flash fiction from Lydia Davis, Roxane Gay and more.

Such a Fun Age by Kiley Reid, £12.99, Foyles
Books

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.

Posted by
Sarah Shaffi
Published
Sally Rooney first photos
Books

Everything you need to know about the BBC adaptation of Sally Rooney’s Normal People

Have you watched the trailer yet?

Posted by
Sarah Shaffi
Published
Books

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...

Posted by
Stylist Team
Published
debut novels 2020
Books

2020 is the year of debut novels, so get your pre-orders in now

A new decade calls for new voices. Thankfully, there’s plenty of fresh talent to stock your shelves with.

Posted by
Digital Team
Published
Woman reading a book
Long Reads

‘New Year, Old You’: a short story by Candice Carty-Williams

Perfect (and hilarious) reading as we enter 2020.

Posted by
Candice Carty-Williams
Published
The best books to read in the new year.
Books

10 books everyone will be reading in January 2020

Memoirs, essays and thrillers to shake up your reading.

Posted by
Francesca Brown
Published
Posted by
Anna Brech
Published

A New Year’s book resolution to share with your loved ones

Broaden your horizons with this free and simple gift

Books

The 10 books people start but rarely finish, for bookworms in need of a challenge

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

Posted by
Anna Brech
Published
Books

Barack Obama’s annual reading list is here to prove that sexist “chick lit” theory wrong

The former President's favourite books from the year was filled with refreshing titles.

Posted by
Christobel Hastings
Published
Inspirational quotes from literature
Books

30 of literature’s most inspirational quotes about strength

In need of some support and inspiration? Maya Angelou, Michelle Obama, Harper Lee and more have encouraging words for you.

Posted by
Francesca Brown
Published
Best TV adaptations of books: The Witcher on Netflix
Books

28 of the best TV series based on books

From page to screen, here are TV adaptations that are as good as the books they're based on.

Posted by
Sarah Shaffi
Published
Christmas books
Books

12 of the best books to read this Christmas

Get into the Christmas spirit with one of these festive books.

Posted by
Sarah Shaffi
Published
best books 2020
Books

The 29 books everyone will be raving about in 2020

Hilary Mantel, Eimear McBride, Layla Saad – here are the new books to pre-order now.

Posted by
Francesca Brown
Published
Posted by
Francesca Brown
Published

Incredible reads based on true-life tales

Unmissable historical books from Hilary Mantel to Yaa Gyasi.

Best war books about female heroes
Books

The best books about female heroes of the World Wars

The stories of women including Noor Inayat Khan and Martha Gellhorn.

Posted by
Sarah Shaffi
Published