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A Book-to-Film Production

The Golden Globes have been awarded, the Oscars and BAFTA nominations are in and we can't help but notice a lot of books have made it onto the red carpet this year. Here's a round-up of book adaptations nominated this season. Read more
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Costa Book Awards 2014 winners announced

Ali Smith, Emma Healey and Helen Macdonald are among this year's Costa Book Award winners, who will go on to compete for the overall Costa Book of the Year. Plus, a chance for Waterstones Cardholders to win the entire Costa Book Awards 2014 shortlist. Read more
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Review of the Year 2014: Part Three

In the third part of our round-up of the year, we take a look at the highlights from September through to December and prepare to turn the page on an excellent 2014. Here’s to leaping into the unknown and dusting off our bookshelves for a new year of brilliant books. Read more
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A chalking good Christmas!

Not only are our booksellers brimming with book knowledge and recommendations, they're also a talented, witty and artistic bunch. This Christmas, our booksellers went all out to spread the festive cheer. Here's our selection of the best Waterstones chalkboards up and down the country. Read more
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Review of the Year 2014: Part Two

In the second part of our round-up of the year, authors battled it out in the Ultimate Writer contest, the Tour de France came to Yorkshire and ice-buckets splashed over the heads of our favourite writers. It was a truly spectacular summer. Let's take a look at the booky highlights from May through to August 2014. Read more
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Waterstones Minecraft

Manager of Waterstones Minecraft, Steve Minesalot, has been in the role for nine months now and, despite the odd spider infestation, he's going great. Today, he updates us with Minecraft Blockopedia. Read more
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Board but not boring

Not only are our booksellers brimming with book knowledge and recommendations, they're also a talented, witty and artistic bunch. Here's our selection of the best Waterstones chalkboards up and down the country. Read more
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Costa Book Awards Shortlists announced

The shortlists for the 2014 Costa Book Awards have been announced, including Man-Booker Prize shortlisted novels and the Samuel Johnson Prize winner. It's going to be a tough one for the judges this year. Here's the category shortlists. Read more