Caboodlers' Corner: Meet our Book Doctors!

In a reading rut? Want to health-check your reading habits? In our Book Doctor feature, we welcome a guest to prescribe just the right read for any mood or occasion.

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Book Doctor: Send your questions in!

 

In a reading rut? Want to health-check your reading habits? Send questions in for our future Book Doctors and you could get a £15/€20 National Book Token!

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Book Doctor: Ambrose Parry answers your questions

Book Doctor: Ambrose Parry answers your questions

 

Ambrose Parry, author of The Art of Dying and The Way of All Flesh, prescribes the best reads for any mood or occasion. 

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Book Doctor: Abi Elphinstone answers your questions

Book Doctor: Abi Elphinstone answers your questions

 

Abi Elphinstone, author of Rumblestar and The Dreamsnatcher series, prescribes the best reads for young booklovers.

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Book Doctor: Jo Coldwell from Red Lion Books

Book Doctor: Jo Coldwell from Red Lion Books

 

Jo Coldwell, bookseller at Red Lion Books, prescribes the best reads for any mood or occasion.

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Book Doctor: Alex Reeve answers your questions

Book Doctor: Alex Reeve answers your questions

 

Alex Reeve, author of the bestselling historical crime novel, The House on Half Moon Street, prescribes the best reads for any mood or occasion.  

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Book Doctor: Juno Dawson

Book Doctor: Juno Dawson answers your questions

 

Juno Dawson, editor of LGBTQ+ anthology for teens, Proud, prescribes the best books to read with pride.

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Book Doctor: Jeff Kinney answers your questions

Book Doctor: Jeff Kinney answers your questions

 

Jeff Kinney is our Book Doctor for World Book Day, prescribing the best reads for young booklovers. 

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Book Doctor - Chloe Coles

Book Doctor: Chloe Coles answers your questions

Book Doctor: Chloe Coles
 

Chloe Coles, author of Bookshop Girl (and real-life children's bookseller extraordinaire) prescribes just the right read for book-loving children and teens.

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Book Doctor: William Sieghart

Book Doctor: Sieghart answers your questions

 

William Sieghart is here ahead of National Poetry Day to answer five poetry dilemmas – sent in by Caboodlers just like you.

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Book Doctor: Andy Griffiths

Book Doctor: Andy Griffiths answers your questions

 

Andy Griffiths, co-author of the hilarious Treehouse series is our guest Book Doctor for World Book Day!

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Book Doctor: Jen Campbell answers your questions

Book Doctor: Jen Campbell answers your questions

 

Jen Campbell prescribes just the right read for any mood or occasion.

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Book Doctor: Matt Haig

Book Doctor: Matt Haig answers your questions

 

Matt Haig prescribes just the right read for any mood or occasion.

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Book Doctor: Adam Kay

Book Doctor: Adam Kay answers your questions

 

Author Adam Kay prescribes just the right read for any mood or occasion.

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Book Doctor: Stuart Turton answers your questions

Book Doctor: Stuart Turton answers your questions

 

Stuart Turton, Readers Awards Novel Award-winning author of The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle, prescribes just the right read for any mood or occasion.

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Book Doctor: Giovanna answers your questions

Book Doctor: Giovanna answers your questions

 

Giovanna Fletcher prescribes just the right read for any mood or occasion.

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Book Doctor: Miriam from Sevenoaks Bookshop

Book Doctor: Sevenoaks Bookshop

 

Miriam, bookseller at Sevenoaks Bookshop, prescribes just the right read for any mood or occasion.

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