Book Blog

All 135 Issues by Mark Haddon

In an exclusive piece for Waterstones, author Mark Haddon discusses Granta magazine, the art of the short story and the immediacy of reportage.

Our Head of Books chooses her favourite titles of 2015

Melissa Cox picks her 10 fiction highlights of the year

Helen Simpson's Writing Tips and Best Books by Young Authors

The Young Writer of the Year Award shortlist is announced on Sunday and in the run up, we have asked previous years' winners to share some writing tips and favourite texts by young authors.

Celebrating short stories - with Victoria Hislop and Katherine Mansfield

To celebrate the publication of Victoria Hislop's anthology The Story: Love, Loss, and the Lives of Women we have a short story by Katherine Mansfield, and details of a special launch event at Waterstones Piccadilly...

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