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Food, Glorious Food

Are you hungry? You might be after looking at our fantastic food themed booklist. Novels, poetry and of course a few cookbooks will keep you busy for hours. See the full list. Let us know what you think on Twitter and Instagram using @readingagency.

Heartburn by Nora Ephron
Like Water For Chocolate: No.1 international bestseller by Laura Esquivel
Kitchen Confidential by Anthony Bourdain
Chocolat by Joanne Harris
Toast by Nigel Slater
Eat This Poem by Nicole Gulotta
The Little Library Cookbook by Kate Young
Sweet Bean Paste by Durian Sukegawa
Midnight Chicken: & Other Recipes Worth Living For by Ella Risbridger
Supper Club by Lara Williams
Tin Can Cook: 75 Simple Store-cupboard Recipes by Jack Monroe
A Half Baked Idea: How grief, love and cake took me from the courtroom to Le Cordon Bleu by Olivia Potts
One More Croissant for the Road by Felicity Cloake
The Way We Eat Now by Bee Wilson

Booker Prize 2019 shortlist

The shortlist for the Booker Prize 2019 has been announced, featuring six books in contention for the prize. Find out more about the shortlist. Let us know what you think on Twitter and Instagram using #BookerPrize2019 and @readingagency.

An Orchestra of Minorities by Chigozie Obioma
Girl, Woman, Other by Bernardine Evaristo
The Testaments by Margaret Atwood
Ducks, Newburyport by Lucy Ellmann
10 Minutes 38 Seconds in this Strange World by Elif Shafak
Quichotte by Salman Rushdie

Wilbur Smith Adventure Writing Prize shortlist

The shortlist for the 2019 Wilbur Smith Adventure Writing Prize has been announced, featuring six books in contention for the prize. Find out more about the shortlist. Let us know what you think on Twitter and Instagram using #AdventureWriting and @readingagency.

The Map of Salt and Stars by Zeyn Joukhadar
The Devil Aspect by Craig Russell
Firefly: The must-read thriller ripped from today's headlines by Henry Porter, , and
Sleeper: The Red Storm by J. D. Fennell
To The Lions by Holly Watt
Preservation by Jock Serong

Themed booklists

We’ve collected together some of our previous booklists on a variety of themes and topics. Take a look to find your next read.

Space Chase
Changemaker Reads
Side-splitting Stories
Dementia friendly booklist from Wendy Mitchell
All The World’s a Stage
International Women’s Day
Lasting Letters
Tall Tales
International Migrants Day
Books of the Year 2018
Inspiration for NaNoWriMo: Debuts of 2018
Non-fiction November
Spooky Reads
Summer 2018
Book to film adaptations
Inspirational Women
Pride 2018
Books of the Year 2017
Debuts of 2017
STEM Non-Fiction
A splash of colour for a grey day
Science fiction from the last twenty years
Women in translation
Hot, hot, hot!
Books to make you laugh and cry
Travel books
Romance reads without the cheese
Marmite reads
Back to school
City vs. Country