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Keeping your reading group active while social distancing


Are you wondering how your reading group can continue to meet, even while you’re social distancing? With many people at home with family, flatmates or on their own, we know that books are so important to provide comfort, solace and escapism. Staying socially connected, and keeping your regular reading group meetings in your diary, is going to be very important in keeping up morale and supporting everyone’s mental health as we adjust to a new way of living. Read more »

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Win a signed copy of Nuala Ellwood's The House on the Lake


During this time of uncertainty, Nuala Ellwood reminds us that we can find strength and hope in our lives. Read the article to find out how to win a signed copy of her new book. Read more »

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What does taking part in a reading group mean to you?


What does taking part in a reading group mean to you? Share your reading group story today and be entered to win a luxury book hamper! Read more »

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Radio 2 Book Club - The Girl with The Louding Voice


The next book to be featured on the Jo Whiley Radio 2 Book Club will be The Girl with The Louding Voice, by Abi Daré. It was released on 5 March and Abi will be on the show on Monday 23 March. We have the chance for you to win 10 copies of this fantastic novel for your reading group! Please enter by Friday 27 March. Read more »

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Women's Prize for Fiction Announces 2020 Longlist


The Women’s Prize for Fiction, the UK’s most prestigious annual book award celebrating and honouring fiction by women, has announced its 2020 longlist. Now in its 25th anniversary year, the Prize celebrates excellence, originality and accessibility in writing by women in English from across the world. Read more »