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T. H. White's The Goshawk

T. H. White's The Goshawk

Posted on 1st Oct, 2015 by Sally Campbell & Helen Macdonald

Read Helen Macdonald's new introduction to The Goshawk, the classic non-fiction title that inspired H Is For Hawk

Thwaites Wainwright Prize 2015 shortlist revealed

The shortlist for the Thwaites Wainwright Prize 2015 has been announced.

Helen Macdonald wins Costa Book of the Year

Helen Macdonald's H is for Hawk has won the Costa Book of the Year. Congratulations!

Costa Book of the Year Nominee: H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald

Costa Book of the Year Nominee: H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald

Posted on 24th Jan, 2015 by Helen Macdonald

With the overall Costa Book of the Year announced on January 27th, we're looking at a different nominee each day. The next title vying for the Costa Book of the Year is H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald, winner of the Best Biography.

Costa Book Awards 2014 winners announced

Ali Smith, Emma Healey and Helen Macdonald are among this year's Costa Book Award winners, who will go on to compete for the overall Costa Book of the Year. Plus, a chance for Waterstones Cardholders to win the entire Costa Book Awards 2014 shortlist.

Review of the Year 2014: Part Two

Review of the Year 2014: Part Two

Posted on 27th Dec, 2014 by Waterstones

In the second part of our round-up of the year, authors battled it out in the Ultimate Writer contest, the Tour de France came to Yorkshire and ice-buckets splashed over the heads of our favourite writers. It was a truly spectacular summer. Let's take a look at the booky highlights from May through to August 2014.

Waterstones Book of the Year shortlist 2014 announced

We're thrilled to announce our shortlist for this year's Waterstones Book of the Year.

H is for Hawk wins Samuel Johnson Prize

H is for Hawk wins Samuel Johnson Prize

Posted on 4th Nov, 2014 by Waterstones

Helen Macdonald's H is for Hawk becomes to the first memoir to win the prestigious award for non-fiction writing.

Authors' Books of the Year 2014

We asked some of our favourite writers - including Karen Joy Fowler, Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall, Susan Hill and Helen Macdonald - to tell us what books they've most loved reading this year.

Books you love: 21st - 28th July

Books you love: 21st - 28th July

Posted on 28th Jul, 2014 by Waterstones

We have well over 100,000 reviews on Waterstones.com, and we value each and every one of them. So much so, that we have decided to reward the best review we receive each week.

Non-fiction Book of the Month: H is for Hawk

Read an extract from our Non-fiction Book of the Month, H is for Hawk.

The valley of wings and shadows

Helen Macdonald - author of our Non-fiction Book of the Month, H is for Hawk - considers the bewitching power of birds.