Literature

  • Farewell poetry for the recently bereaved
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    Farewell poetry and readings to remember loved ones by

  • Sheridan Smith has read the audiobook for We Are The Beaker Girls.
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    Sheridan Smith and Fleabag’s Andrew Scott have released new audiobooks

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    Great female writers are nothing new – what’s new is recognition

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10 beautiful literary quotes to get you excited about autumn

Get yourself excited about autumn with these literary quotes.

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Hannah Connolly
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Inspirational quotes from literature
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Find your strength with 30 inspirational quotes from literature

In need of some support and inspiration? Find your inner strength with Maya Angelou, Michelle Obama, Harper Lee and more

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Francesca Brown
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Author Roald Dahl with wife Patricia Neal and children Lucy and Orphelia. 31st January 1968. Y1057. (Photo by Mirrorpix/Mirrorpix via Getty Images)
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How Roald Dahl’s grief paved the way for his brave female protagonists

When Roald Dahl lost his beloved daughter, the tone of his writing noticeably shifted.

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Roald Dahl fans, we’ve been pronouncing his name wrong all this time

Dahl continues to surprise us, even now...

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Kayleigh Dray
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The 2019 Booker Prize shortlist has been announced and over half the nominees are women

Margaret Atwood and Elif Shafak are among the shortlisted authors.

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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?

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Anna Brech
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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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London’s most-borrowed library books have been revealed – and they’re seriously feminist

Female authors are taking the capital by storm.

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Lauren Geall
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31 lines from 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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Disney has created a beautiful Winnie-the-Pooh short-animation in watercolour as a gift to new parents, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex to celebrate the birth of their new son. The story sees the world’s favourite bear embark on a journey to deliver a special hum to the new royal baby, as his name is officially announced to be Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor.
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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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5 reasons why the heroine of 'Transcription' is super-relatable

Prepare to fall in love with her

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Emily Reynolds
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Stylist Live 2018: bookworms, these are the literary talks and workshops for you

Literature lover? Here are the events you can't miss

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

This young writer has penned a powerful acrostic poem

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The immersive new book trend you need to know about

Ambient Literature has the book world talking – and for all the right reasons

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Sarah Shaffi
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The books that taught us everything we needed to know about sex

Four writers recall how literature set a very different sort of sex education curriculum…

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Moya Lothian-McLean
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There’s a special Japanese word for people who are addicted to buying books

Commit this to memory, bibliophiles...

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Kayleigh Dray
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Top 50 romantic quotes from literature

The greatest expressions of love ever written

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5 positive things we can learn from the 1800s

Take inspiration from Becky Sharp and co...

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10 yellow-covered books you must read

Add these to your reading list.

Laura Whitmore's holiday books
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The 5 books you should definitely take on holiday this summer

Need some pool-side reading inspiration? Laura Whitmore has got you covered…

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Laura Whitmore
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