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20 Jun 2024

Society of Authors Announces 2024 Awards Winners

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‘Spanning genres, showing outstanding depths’ – The 2024 Society of Authors Awards’ winners have been announced. Read more »

17 Jun 2024

UK’s Best Book Festivals of 2024

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The UK is full of book festivals, and as we head into the summer, they’re popping up all over the country and are perfect for your book club to have a day, weekend or even week out. Book festivals are a brilliant opportunity to hear from your favourite writers, discover new ones, and meet other like-minded booklovers. You’ll be sure to walk away with a bag full of new books to enjoy! We’ve put together a list of some of our team’s favourite festivals. Can’t see one near you? You can watch... Read more »

14 Jun 2024

Naomi Klein Wins Inaugural Women’s Prize For Non-Fiction

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The Women’s Prize for Non-Fiction was awarded to Canadian bestselling writer, global activist and film-maker, Naomi Klein, for Doppelganger: A Trip into the Mirror World; her urgent, illuminating examination of our polarised society. Read more »

14 Jun 2024

V. V. Ganeshananthan Wins Women’s Prize For Fiction

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The Women’s Prize for Fiction was won by American author, V. V. Ganeshananthan, for her deeply moving, powerful second novel, Brotherless Night, which depicts a family fractured by the Sri Lankan civil war. Read more »

12 Jun 2024

Women’s Prize for Fiction 2024 Shortlist - What Did Our Reading Groups Think?

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2024’s Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist was announced earlier this year and our six reading groups have been reading, discussing and reviewing the shortlisted titles ahead of the winner announcement on 13 June. Keep reading to find out what they thought. Read more »

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