Visiting ‘Trash’

With the film arriving in cinemas this weekend, Andy Mulligan describes visiting the film set for the adaptation of his novel Trash. Read more


Book Club: The Miniaturist

We're delighted to be (re-)reading Jessie Burton's stunning debut novel, The Miniaturist, as our Waterstones Book Club choice this week. Read our bookseller's review and find out where Jessie drew her inspiration from. Read more


Costa Book of the Year Nominee: Elizabeth Is Missing by Emma Healey

With the overall Costa Book of the Year announced next week, we'll be looking at a different nominee each day. Next in our look at the titles vying for the Costa Book of the Year is Emma Healey's stunning debut Elizabeth Is Missing, winner of the First Novel category, and here she introduces her short story Mary. Read more


Read Wolf Hall

The BBC adaptation of Hilary Mantel's Man Booker prize winning novel, Wolf Hall, starts tonight on BBC Two at 9pm. Read the opening chapter below for a taste of what's to come. Read more