Literature

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Taylor Swift
Music

Taylor Swift fans are convinced her surprise album has this link to Emily Dickinson

And they have presented their convincing case.

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Hollie Richardson
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Girl on a Train
Books

The Girl On The Train author Paula Hawkins has a gripping new thriller coming out

And we have the release date.

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Hollie Richardson
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Netflix’s Rebecca: Armie Hammer and Lily James as Mr and Mrs de Winter.
Books

Lily James positively shines in the first trailer for Netflix’s Rebecca

Confession: we dreamed we went to Manderley again after seeing this...

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Kayleigh Dray
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Podcasts about books.
Books

32 unmissable audiobooks narrated by your favourite celebrities

The best celebrity audiobooks.

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Rachel Brown
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Hollie Richardson
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The audiobook narrator of Dolly Alderton’s first novel has just been revealed

And we cannot wait to listen.

Women['s Prize: Reclaim Her Name.
Books

25 classic books published under male pseudonyms are being re-released

And you can download them for free.

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Hollie Richardson
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Quotes

31 lines from our favourite books that have stayed with us forever

These uplifting lines from literature will brighten up even the darkest of days.

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Hayley Spencer
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AN Envers
People

Dream jobs: what it’s like to sell rare books for a living

Owner of a bookshop that sells rare literature by women, find out what she stocks in this interview.

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Izzy Hambley
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Slytherin is the most underrated Harry Potter house
Life

Why Slytherin is the most underrated Harry Potter house

As the Warner Bros Studio Tour vows to finally do right by Hogwarts’ most maligned house, we take a look at what it really means to be a Slytherin.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Most encouraging quotes from literature.
Books

Don’t let them grind you down with these encouraging quotes

From Margaret Atwood and Zadie Smith to Roald Dahl, take heart from these inspiring quotes.

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Francesca Brown
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Life

5 ways the new 'Emma' film relates to modern dating

Matchmaker matchmaker, make us a match

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Emma
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Digital Team
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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.

Quotes

Top 50 quotes on change from literature

All the inspiration you need for life's biggest moments of change

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Francesca Brown
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Portrait of Jane Austen
Books

Why Jane Austen is as relevant and beloved as ever

2020 will see feminist novels, a film, a TV series and a play all inspired by her work.

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Francesca Brown
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Winnie the Pooh and friends having a party
Quotes

The greatest ever Winnie the Pooh quotes for all moments in life

“Weeds are flowers, too, once you get to know them.”

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Sejal Kapadia Pocha
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Inspirational quotes from literature
Quotes

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.

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Francesca Brown
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closing lines of books
Books

The 100 most powerful and poignant closing lines from literature

These unforgettable payoffs will make you want to read the whole book.

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Abi Jackson
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The 50 most romantic quotes from literature
Quotes

Top 50 romantic quotes from literature

The greatest expressions of love ever written

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Stylist Team
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Sarah Shaffi
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25 Christmas poems that capture the spirit of the season

From kindness to chaos, these poems truly tap into the emotions and actions of the festive period.

Farewell poetry for the recently bereaved
Books

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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Kayleigh Dray
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