This week, Isabel Popple
takes a look at books to satisfy your child's craving for time travel...
, lead bookseller at our Truro bookshop, answers your book-based questions to help you in your search for the perfect read. This week she's looking at books to help your children learn to love reading...
Last week, Miss Honey from the Royal Shakespeare Company's musical production of Matilda
joined children from three schools for a special reading from our Children's Book of the Month at Waterstones Piccadilly... Read more
Cara Fielder is taken by philosophical clarity of Matt Haig's new novel The Humans... Read more
introduces the magic of "Maytilda
" and the myriad of marvellous events taking place in our bookshops across the country in support of our new charity partner: the Children’s Reading Fund...
Two recent announcements have led Waterstones UEA manager Margaret Janes
to ponder the enormous influence of the Norwich university on the literary world... Read more
, lead bookseller at our Truro bookshop, answers your book-based questions to help you in your search for the perfect read. This week she's looking at what books young David Walliams
fans can move onto once they've consumed all of his...
At the request of one of her Twitter followers, Cara Fielder
takes a look at the first books that made it from paper to celluloid... Read more
by Michael Grant
as our Children's Book of the Month for April, Florentyna Martin
looks at the Gone
Cara Fielder, also known as The Tattooed Book on her own blog and Twitter, takes a look at some of the best books out now about tattoos. See what she did there? Read more
In a new fortnightly feature, Isabel Popple
, lead bookseller at our Truro bookshop, answers your book-based questions to help you in your search for the perfect read. This week she's looking at finding great books for advanced younger readers whilst avoiding those teen titles which might not yet be so suitable...
To celebrate the publication later this week of the twentieth anniversary edition of his Arthur C Clarke Award winning novel Vurt, Jeff Noon talks about how he wrote the book whilst working as one of our booksellers... Read more
For Cara Fielder, books in 2013 just keep getting better and better...
explains why this month's Waterstones Book of the Month, Kate Atkinson
's Life After Life
, has had her ignoring her real family and friends in favour of fiction...
Good short stories are miraculous creations. In just a few paragraphs, sometimes even just a few sentences, a talented author can evoke a multitude of emotions. They are also perfect for people with hectic lifestyles, a quick ten minute read can fill your mind with new characters, locations and ideas just as much as a full novel. Here are three of Cara Fielder's favourite collections that will whisk you away to another world in just moments.