23 Mar 2017 Medium the dry 250

Radio 2 Book Club: The Dry


The Dry by Jane Harper will be featured on the Radio 2 Book Club on Monday 3 April. We have the chance for you to win 10 copies for your reading group! Read more »

20 Mar 2017 Medium adrian mole birthday 2

#HappyBirthdayAdrianMole Competition


To celebrate the 50th birthday of Adrian Mole, one of the country’s finest diarists and poets, we want to hear what Adrian means to you, for the chance to win an exclusive Adrian Mole book bundle! Read more »

15 Mar 2017 Medium longlist graphic

Man Booker International Prize 2017 longlist


The Man Booker International Prize has today, Wednesday 15 March, revealed the ‘Man Booker Dozen’ of 13 novels in contention for the 2017 prize, which celebrates the finest works of translated fiction from around the world. Read more »

14 Mar 2017 Medium wellcome judges and sl

Wellcome Book Prize - 2017 shortlist announced


The shortlist for the 2017 Wellcome Book Prize was announced today, Tuesday 14 March. The prize celebrates exceptional works of fiction and non-fiction that engage with the topics of health and medicine and the many ways they touch our lives. Read more »

14 Mar 2017 Medium the novel of the century 250

Radio 2 Book Club: The Novel of the Century


The Novel of the Century by David Bellos will feature on the Radio 2 Fact not Fiction Book Club on Thursday 16 March. The book was selected with the help of a panel made up of Reading Agency and library staff from across the UK. Find out more about the non-fiction strand of the Radio 2 Book Club, Fact Not Fiction, here. We also have an exclusive extract for your reading group. To apply, please log in and fill in your details. Read more »