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Best free audiobooks on audible uk
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The 9 best free audiobooks available on Audible now

Lockdown life getting you down? Try listening to one of these brilliant books…

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Kayleigh Dray
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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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Dystopian novels every woman should read
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19 powerful dystopian novels that every woman should read

Essential literature for uncertain times…

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Kayleigh Dray
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27 comforting books to stop you feeling lonely

“This book is the equivalent of a cosy light in the window welcoming me in.”

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Sarah Biddlecombe
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22 brilliant articles to read while working from home

Don't say we never treat you.

Lauren Steadman
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The books that shaped Lauren Steadman

The Paralympian shares the stories she raced through.

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Francesca Brown
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running mental health
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“How running every day has made me happier – and why it can for you, too”

Bella Mackie turned to running after a marriage breakdown and a mental health crisis. She hasn’t looked back since.

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Bella Mackie
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In praise of being a (very) slow reader

Feeling stressed and suffering from burnout? Try mindful reading.

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Christina Quaine
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Women's Prize for Fiction:
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The Women’s Prize for Fiction longlist is your 2020 reading sorted

The longlist of 16 essential books by women have been announced.

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Hollie Richardson
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Best Pulitzer Prize winners by women
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10 incredible Pulitzer Prize winners by women

The women who have won the biggest prize in fiction.

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Francesca Brown
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March 2020 best new books
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The best new books out in March 2020

From memoirs to #MeToo thrillers, discover the books everyone will be talking about.

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Francesca Brown
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Sarah Shaffi
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Your guide to 2020’s best non-fiction books

From investigations into domestic violence to essays on modern life, these are 2020's best non-fiction books.

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The best memoirs and biographies to curl up with

Marilyn Monroe, Michelle Obama and more – these are the lives of women you need to read now.

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Francesca Brown
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Someone Great on Netflix
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Romantic books, films and podcasts that even cynics will enjoy this Valentine’s Day

Satirical, sweet and self-aware – a new wave of modern love stories have arrived, and you’re going to fall hard

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Francesca Brown
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Woman reading a book
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Eimear McBride to Marian Keyes: 9 new books to read this February

Essential new book buys for your reading list.

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Francesca Brown
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10 super-short and seriously powerful reads

Bites of flash fiction from Lydia Davis, Roxane Gay and more.

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Francesca Brown
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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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Viral Twitter photo about books.
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This viral photo of books cut in half has sparked outrage over reading etiquette

Would you ever rip your beloved book in half?

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Hollie Richardson
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9 best bedtime stories for a peaceful night’s sleep (if you can put them down)

Looking for a new book to fall asleep to? Look this way...

debut novels 2020
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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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