28 Jan

ONE TO WATCH OUT FOR: Nudge & nb newbooks Publisher Guy Pringle shares his recent read

BookDiva The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend by Katarina Bivald, to be published June 2015 by ......
27 Jan

The Happy Tree, by Rosalind Murray

BookChap This beautiful novel has so many themes delicately threaded through its plot - family, politics, wartime, love, friendsh...
26 Jan

Hansel and Gretel, by Neil Gaiman

BookGeek The prose itself is Grimm-esque; rather simplistic, but with something sinister lurking just ahead....
26 Jan

Quirky Q&A – J. Paul Henderson

BookDiva     J. Paul Henderson is the author of Last Bus to Coffeeville, out in ...
26 Jan

Quirky Q&A – Greg Jenner

BookLife   Popular historian Greg Jenner is the author of A Million Years in a Day: ...
25 Jan

Honeydew, by Edith Pearlman

BookHugger Honeydew is American author Edith Pearlman's newest collection of short stories....
24 Jan

Marly’s Ghost, by David Levithan

BookChap 'Marly was dead, to begin with. There was no doubt whatsoever about that... When she went off the treatments, she decid...
23 Jan

newbooks readers review the Costa Book Award 2014 Winners

BookHugger H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald I’m definitely in the minority with this one. It ......
23 Jan

Bookshops we like!

BookHugger Books, cafe, deli and home goods – you like it already, don’t you! Rosamund de ......
23 Jan

The Strange Library, by Haruki Murakami

BookHugger The tale of an avid reader whose everyday library visit descends into an uncanny nightmare....
21 Jan

Jade Craddock reviews T.S Eliot Prize Winner ‘Fire Songs’ by David Harsent

BookLife The Poetry Book Society is delighted to announce that the winner of the T S Eliot ......
16 Jan

The Inheritors, by William Golding

BookChap A chewy but fascinating and impressive prehistorical novel by the author of Lord of the Flies. Golding himself thought i...
16 Jan

The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton

BookHugger Some books appear from nowhere and take the world by storm – or so it ...
16 Jan

Testament of Youth by Vera Brittain

BookLife First published in 1933, Testament of Youth is about to be discovered all over again ......
15 Jan

The Quest to identify The Book of the 21st Century

BookHugger Here beginneth our quest to identify the Book of the 21st Century (so far!). Obviously, ......
15 Jan

2014 Costa Book Awards Category Winners announced

BookHugger The announcement of the outright winner of the 2014 Costa Book Awards is still two ......
15 Jan

DFWI dysfunctional family with issues

BookHugger I think I may have invented another genre. DFWI – not very catchy, I know, ...
15 Jan

Stanfords Travel Writing Festival

BookLife For a travel bookseller established in 1853, Stanfords have taken their time in staging their ......
15 Jan

Neverhome, by Laird Hunt

BookDiva Laird Hunt’s sixth novel reveals the little-known history of women fighting in America’s Civil War. Gallant Ash’s ...
09 Jan

The Relic Guild, by Edward Cox

BookGeek The first completed novel by Cox which delivers magical fantasy in abundant creative doses....
08 Jan

newbooks reader reviews of Elizabeth is Missing by Emma Healey

BookHugger         Lindsay Healy, Maddy Broome and Nicola Smith review debut novel Elizabeth is ......