Fiction

  • Visible Women

    The Haunting of Hill House’s author Shirley Jackson was an overlooked genius

    Jackson was one of the 20th century’s greatest horror authors – but today, her proto-feminist writing is largely forgotten.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Books

    The 15 scariest books of all time to terrify you this Halloween

    Scare yourself silly with these classic and modern tales

    Posted by
    Sarah Shaffi
    Published
  • Books

    Michelle Obama’s autobiography, feminist short stories and Brexit fiction: November’s best books

    The end-of-year countdown is on, and these are the reads not to be missed…

    Posted by
    Francesca Brown
    Published
  • Made by girls - a poem about International Day of the Girl
    Life

    A poem about International Day of the Girl, by 11-year-old Scarlett

    This young writer has penned a powerful acrostic poem

    Posted by
    Made By Girls
    Published
  • The best new books for October 2018
    Books

    Halloween scares, comedy gems and feminist must-reads: October’s top 10 books

    The newest books you need to read this month - from thrillers and horror to feminism and comedy

    Posted by
    Francesca Brown
    Published
  • Books

    10 books that look as good as they actually are

    Judge these books by their covers

    Posted by
    Francesca Brown
    Published
  • Books

    From Lily Allen's musings to Kate Tempest poetry: September’s top 10 books

    The best thrillers, explosive memoirs, poetry, literary fiction and more

    Posted by
    Francesca Brown
    Published
  • The best books for August 2018
    Books

    Women in power, women taking power: August’s best new books

    August’s best new books are guaranteed to light a fire in your soul

    Posted by
    Sarah Shaffi
    Published
  • A woman in a bikini reading a book in the summer sunshine, UK
    Books

    July's best new fiction and non-fiction books

    Get ready to read meditations on modern life, gripping memoirs and missives from raging women

    Posted by
    Sarah Shaffi
    Published
  • Books

    Kamila Shamsie’s brilliant and timely novel wins Women’s Prize

    “It’s a story we actually haven’t been telling much, about what it means to live in a woman’s body.”

    Posted by
    Sarah Shaffi
    Published