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Sarah Maine Selects Reading Inspired by The Hebrides

Sarah Maine introduces our Scottish Book of the Month for August and recommends some Hebridean reading.

Top 10 Books to Read After Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine

If you're one of the thousands of readers who have been hooked by Gail Honeyman's bestsellling debut, here are some other books to try.

Destination Reads: Books for a French Holiday

In the first in a new series, we bring together our favourite reads for a French escape.

The Best Books to Look Out For in August 2018

From harvest nights All Among the Barley to the Eastern Horizons we round up August's new books.

Truth and Spies

David Hoffman introduces The Billion Dollar Spy and recommends some of the best further reading on spying.

10 Books to Read After The Handmaid's Tale

If you've found yourself enthralled to Margaret Atwood's dystopian vision, here's what to read next.

Graphic Novels – The Essential Primer

Compiled by our expert booksellers, our starter guide to the best graphic novels has everything newcomers to the genre need to get started.

The Interview: Naomi Novik on Spinning Silver

Naomi Novik discusses prejudice, sisterhood and weaving new magic in her latest fairy tale novel, Spinning Silver.

An essential survival manual for the world of Jasper Fforde's Early Riser

Jasper Fforde offers an essential handbook for those looking to survive the Winter. Sleep tight...