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The Journey by Aaron Becker

Late to the Picture Book Party

Think picture books are just for kids? Think again! We take a look at some picture books that might change your mind!

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15 t-shirts for book lovers

15 Literary T-shirts to Rock for Summer

Make sure you have the right literary look for summer. Check out our round-up of 15 fantastic t-shirts that book lovers didn't even know they needed.

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Cooking

Cookbooks that are worth reading in their own right

Looking for something other than hunger-inducing photographs from a cookbook? We take a look at some wonderfully unique alternatives.

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Illustration of The Owl and the Pussycat

Play our Literary Limerick Game!

Can you guess the famous work of fiction from these five-line poems?

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The Pearl Thief Book Cover

Teens' Book of the Month: The Pearl Thief

Check out this month's book recommendation for teenagers: a historical murder mystery by Elizabeth Wein. We have 5 copies to give away!

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Agatha Christie

Between the Covers: Agatha Christie Does a Gone Girl

Famous woman disappears under mysterious circumstances? Sounds like the makings of a bestseller...

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Two young boys reading and playing with books

The Reality of Raising Bookish Children

Early-morning book sales, literary avalanches and more of the charming challenges that come with raising young book lovers.

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April: A Month in Books

April showers got you down? We have good news! There are loads of excellent books, films and festivals coming up that'll help you make the most of enforced indoors time.

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Little Mermaid Book Jacket

Teens' Book of the Month: The Little Mermaid

Check out this month's book recommendation for teenagers: a beautiful fairy tale retelling in graphic novel form from Metaphrog. We have 5 copies to give away!

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Gary Maclean: The Masterchef Opens Up

Chef Gary Maclean tells us what food means to him and what has nourished him on his journey to winning Masterchef: The Professionals in 2016.

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