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Best new memoirs 2021

Real-life writing to love from Michaela Coel, Bernardine Evaristo and more

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    A beginner’s guide to speed reading for improved productivity

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    5 must-read novels to take on your next holiday

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    Relationships

    “What happened when I bumped into ‘the one that got away’ 15 years later”

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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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29 romantic books that are perfect company for the beach

These feel-good holiday reads are here to give you a serious boost.

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Best films of 2021: Last Letter From Your Lover
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The Last Letter From Your Lover is just one of this year’s brilliant book adaptations

Check out the pages that are being brought to life on the big screen...

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Lockdown Secrets postcards
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Lockdown’s most addictive Instagram account is now available as a book

It helped thousands of people get through the pandemic.

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Hollie Richardson
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The 2021 Booker Prize longlist is your summer reading sorted

Get ready to add them to the pile.

The Miniaturist
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If you loved Jessie Burton’s The Miniaturist, we’ve got an exciting announcement for you

A sequel is on its way.

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Hollie Richardson
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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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Stylist Prize for Feminist Fiction
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Have a story you want to share? We want to hear from you

Submit your story for the chance to represented by the agency behind Elizabeth Day and Pandora Sykes.

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10 books to get you through a rainy weekend, picked by Claudia Winkleman

Because all outdoor plans are probably cancelled.

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Hollie Richardson
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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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Stylist Literary Festival 2021
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Want to know what you need to be reading next? Find out at the Stylist Literary Festival

Join us for 20 unmissable author events this month with Lisa Taddeo, Matt Haig, Taylor Jenkins Reid, Annie Mac and many more.

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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.

Best new fiction for 2021: Sally Rooney to Raven Leilani
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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.

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Francesca Brown
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6 books to read if you liked Daisy Jones And The Six
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6 more brilliant books to read if you enjoyed Daisy Jones And The Six

From author Taylor Jenkins Reid’s follow-up to insiders’ takes on the music industry that reveal love stories, drink, drugs and bitter feuds.

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Francesca Brown
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13 beautiful books that made us cry all the tears ever

Ideal reading for anyone in need of a cathartic sob…

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Kayleigh Dray
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9 Greek mythology books to escape into on a dreary day

Get ready for battles, sex, gods and romance.

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Hollie Richardson
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A pile of books from the Women's Prize For Fiction 2021 shortlist
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The 2021 Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist is here to give you summer reading inspiration

Add these to your reading list, stat.

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Lauren Geall
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Emilia Clarke shares the book that helped her cope with grief

It also made her see death from a new perspective.

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Hollie Richardson
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Holly Willoughby untangles body image and burnout in her new book

“I think the more important something is... the scarier it feels.”

Michaela Coel
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Michaela Coel’s debut book should be at the top of everyone’s reading pile

Misfits: A Personal Manifesto should be at the top of your reading list.

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