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#MyPreciousHobbit: a gallery

To celebrate the release of The Hobbit film, we asked you to send us your photos of your precious version of The Hobbit on twitter. Here's some of our favourites... Read more

Weekend Reads: Midnights by Rainbow Rowell

Our weekend read takes a festive turn in Midnights - a short story by Rainbow Rowell, from a collection My True Love Gave To Me. You can tell us what you think in the comments below or on Twitter using #WeekendReads.  

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#WednesdayStory: Matt Haig

Trains, drugs and a mysterious woman feature in this week's #WednesdayStory, started by The Human's author Matt Haig and finished by our lovely Twitter followers. Here's what you came up with: Read more

#WednesdayStory: James Dawson

Pills, mechanical bears and bone keys feature in this week's Wednesday Story, started by Queen of Teen James Dawson and finished by our Twitter authors. Here's what you came up with. Read more

Ask Richard Adams: The Answers

We asked our Facebook and Twitter followers for questions to ask Richard Adams, in celebration of the new illustrated editions of Watership Down and Shardik. Here are his answers to some of our favourites... Read more

#WednesdayStory: Liz De Jager

Yesterday, we asked our Twitter followers to help us write a story. The first and final lines were written by Liz De Jager, author of Banished and Vowed. But where did it go from there? Here's what you came up with. Read more
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Where’s Spot?

Spot is on holiday! If you can work out where everyone's favourite adventurous pup is form the postcard he's sent us there are prizes to be won! Read more
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Ultimate Writer: The rise to glory

The final battle is drawing ever closer now, and as our two survivors Neil Gaiman and Stephen King make their way towards each other though the literary universe to meet in a cosmic and terrifying clash of words, we take a look at just how they got here. Read more
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16 #BuzzfeedBooks You Have To Read Before You Die

The correct way to market books is an ongoing debate. TV adverts? Book trailers? Posters at railway stations? Book clubs and word of mouth? It's a puzzler. But it seems to us that the most obvious and successful way is to do what everyone else is doing and copy Buzzfeed. We asked Twitter for books as written by Buzzfeed headline writers and now we've solved every marketing problem for the entire publishing industry. So here you are, 16 #BuzzfeedBooks you have to read before you die. Read more
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Twauthors – The best authors on Twitter

It’s no surprise that authors have taken to Twitter, an almost entirely text-based medium. With Stephen King joining Twitter the other day and taking all the attention, we thought it only fair to take a moment to highlight some of our favourite authors who have been tweeting long before King decided it was time to further enrage Jonathan Franzen. And, it should go without saying, #ff. Read more