Dan Lewis is at the Hay Festival, where when he began writing the sun was shining... Read more
Jordan Milne and Martin Bjergegaard, the authors of Winning Without Losing: 66 Strategies for Building a Wildly Successful Business While Living a Happy and Balanced Life give you seven simple steps to get things done and make more time for reading... Read more
Bookseller Karyn Dougan, from our Glasgow Argyle Street bookshop, reads a new collection of essays on Scottish independence and wonders exactly what a "yes" vote might mean for her nation's culture... Read more
With Mother's Day coming up next Sunday - don't say we didn't remind you - Cara Fielder pulls together her top ten suggestions for the perfect book treat for your mum. And this being Cara, you can be sure this is not your ordinary selection...
When Sarah Clarke, our Publisher Manager, was asked to be on the judging panel for this year's Costa Children's Book Award little did she know she was going to lose her desk to the piles of entries which flooded in. Having dug her out, and ahead of the full Costa Book Awards shortlists announcement this evening, she tells us about her experience... Read more
This year's Specsavers National Book Awards Shortlists have been announced today. Read more
Co-founder of the award, now in its 24th year, Graham Sharpe described this year's shortlist as “a magnificently varied list of seven readable, remarkable and worthy contenders. The subject matter encompasses the entire emotional gamut from comedy to tragedy.” Read more