Book Blog

Sarah Ann Juckes Recommends Her Top Children's Novels That Deal with Mental Health

Sarah Ann Juckes, author of The Night Animals, our Children's Book of the Month for January, picks her favourite children's books that discuss mental health.

Dacher Keltner on Why We Need More Awe in Our Lives

The professor of psychology and author of Awe discusses the benefits of everyday wonder.

Gill Hornby on Her Favourite Jane Austen Novel

Gill Hornby, author of Godmersham Park, our Fiction Book of the Month for January, reveals her favourite novel by the iconic Regency novelist.

Sheila Liming on the Benefits of Hanging Out

The author of Hanging Out discussed the importance of unstructured social time.

Jay Shetty on How Pop Culture Has Skewed Our Ideas About Romance

The bestselling author of Think Like a Monk discusses his new book 8 Rules for Love.

Enemies, Lovers & Second Chances: TikTok's Favourite Romances

From sexy romcoms to steamy love stories, discover the literary romances that TikTok has fallen head over heels for.

B.P. Walter Recommends His Top Winter Mysteries

B.P. Walter, author of The Locked Attic, selects his favourite mysteries to devour on a cold winter night.

Johann Hari on the Crisis of Our Collective Attention

The author of our Non-Fiction Book of the Month for January on the threats our shortening attention span poses on democracy.

Sects Appeal: Janice Hallett's Favourite Books on Cults

The author of The Mysterious Case of the Alperton Angels reveals her top 5 books on cults.