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Jacqueline Wilson’s 11 tips for writing a great children's book

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Alice Porter
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    How To Kill Your Family: read an exclusive extract from Bella Mackie’s new book

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    7 books that have kept us all going during lockdown

  • Books about female friendship
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    9 books about female friendship that say it all (and yes, Stylist’s latest book is in there!)

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Booker Prize 2020 shortlist.
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The Booker Prize 2020 shortlist is your autumn reading sorted

Check out 2020's must-reads.

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

And we cannot wait to listen.

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Hollie Richardson
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My Sister, The Serial Killer wins Crime & Thriller Book of the Year at the British Book Awards 2020

Debut novelist Oyinkan Braithwaite has won the Crime and Thriller Book of the Year at the British Book Awards 2020.

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Stylist Team
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How to start an online book club, and the top Instagram accounts to inspire you

To keep you company while self-isolating.

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Hollie Richardson
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Kayleigh Dray
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19 powerful dystopian novels that every woman should read

Essential literature for uncertain times…

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The Toni Morrison novels everyone should read, from The Bluest Eye to Beloved

She won a Pulitzer and a Nobel Prize for a reason, friends

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Meena Alexander
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Such a Fun Age by Kiley Reid, £12.99, Foyles
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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.

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Sarah Shaffi
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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.

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

Broaden your horizons with this free and simple gift

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Anna Brech
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Tayari Jones
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The black women writers you should have on your radar

This week we lost a literary titan, but Toni Morrison paved the way for a new generation of brilliant women

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Meena Alexander
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Toni Morrison’s powerful quotes will lift you up when you need it most

The Pulitzer Prize winner was intelligent and inspiring.

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Stylist Team
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This year’s must-read books, as chosen by Jenna Bush Hager

Add these to your summer reading list, pronto.

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This clever Dutch invention will transform the way you read forever

These 'dwarsliggers' will be able to fit in the palm of your hand like a smartphone. But would you buy into the tiny books trend?

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Arundhati Roy leads Man Booker longlist, 20 years after first triumph

Expand your reading repertoire with this year's nominees

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Anna Brech
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Want to be a writer but feeling despondent? JK Rowling is here for you

The author doles out advice for all creatives who have considered jacking it in

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Amy Swales
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The most exciting new reads of January 2017

From heart-racing crime fiction to addictive feminist tales

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Sarah Shaffi
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Ten smashing debut novels to look forward to in 2017

Prepare to devour every page

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Cathy Rentzenbrink
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Readers respond furiously to ‘unmasking’ of author Elena Ferrante

"Being a woman means that no matter if you choose publicity or anonymity, your choice will always be wrong."

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Moya Crockett
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Take a literary road trip with seven novels set in England

Author Emma Claire Sweeney's pick of summer reads set right here in the UK

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The most captivating new reads of June

From tales of lifelong friendship to families torn apart

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Cathy Rentzenbrink
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