The Perfect Summer Reading

Summer is here and whether you’re hoping to escape to somewhere new or enjoy a break closer to home, we’ve got your reading sorted. From alfresco dining to our favourite escapist fiction, and from children's activities to family-friendly games and puzzles, find everything you need to create a summer that won’t let you down – even if the British weather does.

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This Year's Best New Summer Paperbacks

Demon Copperhead
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The Bullet That Missed
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Act of Oblivion
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A Heart Full of Headstones
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Trust
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The Romantic
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The Ink Black Heart
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Bad Actors
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The Seven Moons of Maali Almeida
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Undoctored
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The Escape Artist
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The Family Remains
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An Immense World
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Colditz
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Dear Dolly
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The Maid
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Carrie Soto Is Back
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Smart, funny, joyous and powerful, Garmus' 60s set debut featuring an unconventional female scientist with a quiet game-plan to change the world has won the hearts and minds of our booksellers and is undoubtedly one of 2022's most gloriously enjoyable debuts.

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Best New Summer Reading 

Sigrid Rides
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£18.99
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What About Men?
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£22.00
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Wait for Me
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£16.99
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Bad Summer People
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Fourth Wing
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£20.00   £16.99
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Ordinary Human Failings
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Ink Blood Sister Scribe
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American Whitelash
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A Death in the Parish
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Thunderclap
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£25.00
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Fighting for Life
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The Trial
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£20.00
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Speak of the Devil
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£14.99
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The Square of Sevens
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Yellowface
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£16.99
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Over Sharing
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£16.99
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Pinch of Nom Budget
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The Late Americans
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Some Like It Hot: The Best Summer Romance Novels

Cleopatra and Frankenstein
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It Starts with Us
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The Fine Print
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Carrie Soto Is Back
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Our Wives Under The Sea
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Love Theoretically
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Again, Rachel
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Her Majesty’s Royal Coven
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An Italian Girl in Brooklyn
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Medusa
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£8.99
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Forever Home
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£9.99
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You Made a Fool of Death With Your Beauty
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The Ballad of Never After
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Honey & Spice
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£9.99
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One Good Thing
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£8.99
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The Missus
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Unfortunately Yours
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Staycation Staples: Discover the British Isles

Footprints in the Woods
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The Seaside
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£20.00
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The Full English
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£20.00
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Lost in the Lakes
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£16.99
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British Rail
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£12.99
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London: A Guide for Curious Wanderers
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Wild Guide North East England
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Steeple Chasing
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£22.00
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Paddle Boarding South West England
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Country Matters
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£17.99
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The AA Caravan & Camping Guide 2023
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Wild Guide Scotland
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Off the Beaten Track: England and Wales
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Red Sauce Brown Sauce
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Take the Slow Road: Scotland
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Walking Home
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The World is Your Oyster: Our Top Choices in Travel Writing

Unforgettable Journeys Europe
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Lonely Planet The Islands Book
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Diary of a Tuscan Bookshop
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Wild Women
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£20.00
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Lonely Planet Sustainable Escapes
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The Bucket List
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£25.00
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Cyclist - Climb
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£30.00
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Wounded Tigris
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£20.00
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Walking with Nomads
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The Slow Road to Tehran
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Driving Over Lemons
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Why the Dutch are Different
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Shackleton
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£10.99
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Venice
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£10.99
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Around the World in 80 Trains
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My Family and Other Animals
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Food writer Rebecca Seal delivers another feast for the senses in this inspirational recipe collection of mouthwatering salads brimming with the familiar LEON magic.

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Summer Cookbooks: From Perfect Picnics to the Best Barbecue Books

Weber's Complete BBQ Book
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Veggie BBQ
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£16.99
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Mediterranean Summer Table
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River Cottage Great Salads
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Summer Sparklers
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£12.99
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The Burger Book
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The DIY BBQ Cookbook
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The Backyard BBQ Bible
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Max's Sandwich Book
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£18.99
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How to make the best coffee at home
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The Flavour Thesaurus: More Flavours
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The Architecture of the Cocktail
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Curry Guy BBQ (Sunday Times Bestseller)
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Greenfeast - Spring, Summer
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Nigella Summer
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Summer Wellness: The Most Inspiring Books for a Feel-Good Summer

Atomic Habits
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Stolen Focus
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Four Thousand Weeks
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Conversations on Love
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The Chimp Paradox
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The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck
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Me vs Brain
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£18.99
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Every Family Has A Story
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The Creative Act
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Noise
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£10.99
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The Comfort Book
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£9.99
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Unbreakable
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£22.00
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The Light We Carry
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Enchantment
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£16.99
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8 Rules of Love
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£20.00
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The 5 AM Club
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£16.99
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Wise Words for Women
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From the world of Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks' What the Ladybird Heard comes a colourful, interactive board book with flaps to lift and featuring a host of seaside animals.

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The Best New Children's Summer Holiday Reading

Five Survive
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Bunny vs Monkey: Machine Mayhem
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Loki: A Bad God's Guide to Ruling the World
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The Summer I Turned Pretty
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Megamonster
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Bluey: Unicorse
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The Case of the Lighthouse Intruder
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Isadora Moon Under the Sea
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The Kingdom Over the Sea
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Bluey: Swim School
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I Kissed Shara Wheeler
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Stolen History
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Fablehouse
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Flora and Nora Hunt for Treasure
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Adventuremice: Mermouse Mystery
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Star Cat: A Turnip in Time!
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Our Favourite Children's Activity Books

Draw With Rob: In Space
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Sticker Dolly Dressing Trick or treat
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Build Your Own Futuristic Cities
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Poppy and Sam's Autumn Sticker Book
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Bluey: Let's Get Spooky
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My First Draw With Rob: Dinosaurs
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Pirate Sticker Book
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Halloween Sticker Book
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Princesses Sticker Book
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A Drawing a Day
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Wipe-Clean Mermaid Activities
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MINECRAFT SUPER BITE-SIZE BUILDS
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Sticker Dolly Dressing Bridesmaids
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Wildflowers Magic Painting Book
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Sticker Dolly Dressing Rainbow Unicorns
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Write and Draw Your Own Comics
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