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

Book Club: The Accident

This week our Waterstones Book Club choice is the thrilling book-within-a-book, The Accident. Here's why we chose it and an interview with the author, Chris Pavone. Read more

Book Club: The door to the Hive

We kick-off the New Year with a buzzing debut for our first Book Club book of the week, The Bees. Author Laline Paull shares a touching story of inspiration that set her Orwellian novel in motion. Read more

Book Club: Read The Bees

The Bees by Laline Paull is our first Book Club book of the week this year, following the anthropomorphic tale of a worker-bee's struggle for survival in the brutal world of the Hive. Read the opening chapter and tell us what you think in the comments below, or on Twitter using #WBookClub. Read more
Book Club: Read When Mr Dog Bites

In conversation: Brian Conaghan

Matthew O'Donoghue speaks to Brian Conaghan - author of our Book Club Book of the Week, When Mr Dog Bites - about the book poetry, Knausgaard and writing songs that sound like a McFly B-side. Plus, he shares a Mr Dog playlist. Read more
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Book Club: PIJ’s world

Finnish author Pasi Ilmari Jääskeläinenhas shares the inspiration behind his tale of a town more obsessed with literature than sport. Sounds appealing! Read more