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Recommended reading for Halloween

24 October 2014 / Reading lists / Tips / 1 comment

The nights are drawing in and it's getting colder, so we've brought together the books that have spooked us the most to keep you company this autumn. Our list includes books for children, young people and adults. Let us know what you think of our selection and which books you would recommend by leaving a comment below. Coraline by Neil… more

Our reading groups put their questions to author Sue Monk Kidd

10 September 2014 / Author focus / Tips / 1 comment

We gave 50 reading groups the opportunity to read and review The Invention of Wings by bestselling author Sue Monk Kidd. Groups were also invited to put their questions to the author. Read our Q&A with Sue Monk Kidd About the book Hetty "Handful" Grimk√©, is an urban slave in early nineteenth century Charleston, and yearns for life beyond the suffocating walls… more

Belzhar Reviews

7 September 2014 / Reading group reviews / Tips / 13 comments

Are you and your book group reading Belzhar by Meg Wolitzer? If so, we would love to hear what your group thinks of this book. Leave a comment below or email us. About the book A group of emotionally fragile, highly intelligent teenagers are mysteriously picked for Special Topics English, tasked with studying Sylvia Plath's The Bell Jar and keeping a journal.… more