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Stylist Short Story The Best Days Luan Goldie

Stylist Short Stories: One woman reflects on her old boss when shocking allegations make the news

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  • How to beat the fear and write your debut novel
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    Stop thinking and start writing: how to start your first novel, by a newly published debut author

  • A black girl with an afro ponytail in the centre, around her are four other black people with differing hairstyles
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    Read an exclusive extract from People Person by Candice Carty-Williams

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    Read an exclusive extract from our book of the week

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Candice Carty-Williams
People

Candice Carty-Williams thought therapy might affect her writing – her new novel is proof it hasn’t

The bestselling author sat down with Stylist to talk about everything from Queenie comparisons to success.

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Morgan Cormack
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Stylist short stories
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Introducing Stylist Short Stories: here’s how to submit

From April, Stylist will be publishing a new short story every week.

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Hannah Keegan
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Poet Warsan Shire
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Warsan Shire on trauma-bonding, therapy and how working with Beyoncé changed her life

The “voice of a generation” talks about how poetry can process anxiety and bring more compassion to the world.

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Fiona Cowood
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Stylist Prize for Feminist Fiction
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Stylist Prize for Feminist Fiction 2021: we announce the longlist

We reveal the 11 budding writers that made it to our first-ever fiction prize longlist.

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Stylist Team
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Stylist Team
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Stylist Prize for Feminist Fiction 2021: the longlist is coming

Here’s when you can expect to see the longlist, shortlist and, of course, the winning entry.

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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Stylist Team
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107 women writers everyone should read: Bernardine Evaristo
Podcasts

5 things we learned about Bernardine Evaristo on her Desert Island Discs episode

The Girl, Woman, Other author is, quite simply, an icon.

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Hollie Richardson
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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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Women['s Prize: Reclaim Her Name.
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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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Normal People: the beach is in Sligo, Ireland
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Normal People fans: this latest TV adaptation is for you

Naoise Dolan’s Exciting Times is coming to our screens.

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Hollie Richardson
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The Cast of Derry Girls
Life

10 of the funniest comedies written by women

Because we could all do with some laughter right now

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Jenny Tregoning
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Hannah-Rose Yee
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What will a James Bond film under the influence of Phoebe Waller-Bridge look like?

Bye bye, Bond girls.

Books

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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Stylist Live

Why you should watch Emma Barnett at Stylist Live LUXE 2019

In case you needed even more reasons to love her.

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Stylist Team
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People

Phoebe Waller-Bridge just revealed James Bond could be getting the Killing Eve treatment

The spirit of Villanelle could be coming to the silver screen

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Christobel Hastings
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Konnie Huq interview
People

Konnie Huq has a record-breaking career, but is still constantly asked about her husband

She was a huge part in many people’s childhoods.

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Hollie Richardson
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Female director Olivia Wilde on Booksmart
Life

How the rise of women in indie film can help change the industry

Are things really changing for the better?

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Hollie Richardson
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Queenie bestselling book
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Exclusive: Candice Carty-Williams is writing best-selling novel Queenie for the screen

She chats to Stylist about what's next for Queenie

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Hollie Richardson
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Hollie Richardson
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Killing Eve fans, rejoice. Phoebe Waller-Bridge is writing the script for a “very strange” film

She’s also revealed the science behind perfect script writing

Phoebe Waller-Bridge
Life

Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s decision not to go naked in Fleabag proves what a great writer she is

“I am not nude at any point in the show”

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Hollie Richardson
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