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An Exclusive New Recipe from The Hairy Bikers

To celebrate the launch of their new book The Hairy Bikers' Mediterranean Aventure, we present an exclusive new Hairy Bikers recipe to brighten your weekend. The kind of meal that demands that you lick your fingers and have second helpings, it delivers a burst of mediterranean sunshine to the autumn table.

Exclusive Waterstones Recipe: The Wine Dine Dictionary’s Victoria Moore Offers a Taste of Summer

‘Dick Diver’s Tomato Tart’ was made on a villa holiday in France when F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Tender is the Night was doing the rounds by the pool and it’s lovely.'

We may not yet be enjoying a balmy English summer (some of us at Waterstones Towers are still wearing scarves) but we’re keeping faith that summer days are just around the corner. To put us in a summer mood, Victoria Moore, author of new cookbook The Wine Dine Dictionary has kindly given us an exclusive recipe flavoured with a touch of literary inspiration; transporting you to a Fitzgeraldian setting of heat-filled, poolside days and glamorous bohemian nights.

Exclusive: The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas author, John Boyne, discuses his new book

In his new book, The Boy at The Top of The Mountain, John Boyne portrays the indoctrination of a child into Nazism. Here, he discusses what it is like writing war stories for children.

Cover Reveal: Terry Pratchett's final Discworld novel, The Shepherd's Crown

Including details of the Waterstones exclusive edition!

Sprout's BookClub, 9/8/14

Sprout's BookClub, 9/8/14

Posted on 9th Aug, 2014 by Nye Wright

Looks like being seen isn't the only thing poor J.D. Salinger is sensitive about...

Sprout's BookClub, 2/8/14

Sprout's BookClub, 2/8/14

Posted on 3rd Aug, 2014 by Nye Wright

Who is that masked man?

Sprout's BookClub, 26/7/14

Sprout's BookClub, 26/7/14

Posted on 26th Jul, 2014 by Nye Wright

What role is Marlon Brando best known for? The Godfather? Streetcar? Sprout seems pretty clear on her favourite.

Sprout's BookClub, 19/7/14

Sprout's BookClub, 19/7/14

Posted on 19th Jul, 2014 by Nye Wright

Marlon Brando is here to make Sprout an offer she can't refuse, just as soon as he's finished his bucket of chicken.

Sprout's BookClub, 31/5/14

Sprout's BookClub, 31/5/14

Posted on 31st May, 2014 by Nye Wright

Michael Gove in a room with John Steinbeck and Harper Lee? #Awkward

Sprout's BookClub, 24/5/14

Sprout's BookClub, 24/5/14

Posted on 24th May, 2014 by Nye Wright

Why did Joseph Conrad, one of the most influential British novelists of all time but Polish by birth, choose to write in English? Well it's simple...

Sprout's BookClub, 17/5/14

Sprout's BookClub, 17/5/14

Posted on 17th May, 2014 by Nye Wright

What brings Joseph Conrad - and an elephant - to a place like this?

Sprout's BookClub, 10/5/14

Sprout's BookClub, 10/5/14

Posted on 10th May, 2014 by Nye Wright

Who has brought a melancholy elephant with them to meet the book baby?