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Celeste Ng is back with a gripping new novel – and we’ve got all the exclusive details

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    The big new fiction books for 2022

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    Candice Carty-Williams is back with a brilliant new novel – and we’ve got all the exclusive details

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Best book gift ideas for Christmas 2021
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The best book ideas for Christmas 2021

Gift ideas for book lovers – from the best thrillers to inspiring cook books.

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Francesca Brown
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Stylist Prize for Feminist Fiction
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Stylist Prize for Feminist Fiction: meet the winner

Our search for the brightest and best new literary talent is finally over as we reveal the winner of Stylist’s inaugural literary prize.

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Stylist Prize for Feminist Fiction
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Stylist Prize For Feminist Fiction: the shortlist announced

Our search for the brightest and best new talent in women’s fiction is almost at an end as we announce the shortlist.

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Stylist Team
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The six authors shortlisted for the 2021 Womens Prize for Fiction
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The Women’s Prize for Fiction 2021 winner has finally been announced

Have you read it?

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Amy Beecham
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George Wales
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5 must-read novels to take on your next holiday

Beach books aplenty

Books to keep you going before the arrival of the new Sally Rooney
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Normal People fans should read these books

The sweetest of love affairs, tormented moments and heartache.

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Francesca Brown
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Book cover of Bella Mackie's new novel 'How To Kill Your Family'
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How To Kill Your Family: an exclusive extract from Bella Mackie’s new book

Bella Mackie's new novel, How To Kill Your Family, is released today – here’s a sneak peek.

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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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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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Francesca Brown
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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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