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Kate Morton, bestselling author of Homecoming, shares her top picks for stories where fictional houses have as much personality as the individuals who live in them.
This Valentine's Day, we invited Naina Kumar, author of Say You'll Be My Jaan, to recommend her favourite inclusive rom-coms.
We've listed 24 of the best new children's and YA books arriving in bookshops soon, from brilliant graphic novels and magical delights to stories of friendship and family.
We've listed 24 of the best new books arriving in bookshops during the first half of the year, from stories of friendship and epic love, to secret spies and space hotels – plus, check out our team's star picks!
From the biggest names in fiction to beloved children's characters, here are some of the best book gifts available in high street bookshops this Christmas.
If you're looking for a cosy, feel-good, heart-warming romance to buy this Christmas, we've recommended 13 festive books to pick up with your National Book Tokens.
To celebrate Bookshop Day, we've curated a list of 13 stories which take place in bookshops.
Liz and Julie at Next Page Books in Hitchin – a children's bookshop devoted to inclusivity and diversity – share a list of books which feature neurodiverse characters.
There are so many brilliant books out there for young adults to choose. Whether they're a fan of Alice Oseman or Charlotte Brontë, check out what they can pick up with their National Book Tokens.
We're back to highlight 23 of the best new books for children and teens, including everything from wintry fairy tales to magical adventures, dystopian futures to laugh-out-loud stories, and beyond
23 of the best new books that will arrive in bookshops during the second half of the year, from exciting new books by bestselling authors to fun and inventive debuts.
Libby Page, author of The Vintage Shop, has joined us for Independent Bookshop Week (17-24th June) to share 10 fantastic reasons why you should support your local indie.
Bunny vs Monkey creator Jamie Smart recommends graphic novels to get kids reading.
Sonora Reyes, author of The Lesbiana's Guide to Catholic School, has joined us for Pride Month to recommend LGBTQ+ books for teens.
Authors Kia and Nadine have joined forces to recommend crime novels and thrillers that expose the dark heart of society... but are also rather brilliant for reading by the pool.
Josh Silver – mental health nurse and author of HappyHead – has joined us to recommend 13 books about mental health for adults and teenagers alike.
Christopher Edge, author of Escape Room, has joined us to recommend his top books for children to choose with their National Book Tokens.
Author of The Theory of (Not Quite) Everything, Kara Gnodde, recommends 10 fictional characters in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).
Laura Wood – author of dazzling period romances including The Agency for Scandal – has joined us to recommend her top ten romantic reads.
23 fantastic new children's books that will arrive in bookshops during the first half of the year.
23 fantastic new books that will arrive in bookshops during the first half of the year. Don't forget to bookmark this for when you head to your local bookshop with your National Book Tokens
Thank you to everyone (more than 1,000 of you!) who shared their summer reading with us. 7 avid readers each won a £25/€25 National Book Token.
22 fantastic new books for younger readers that will be arriving in bookshops during the second half of the year, from laugh-out-loud fiction to poetry to read together.
Lola Jaye, author of The Attic Child, joins us to share her favourite fiction about the Black presence in Britain.
22 fantastic new books that will be arriving in bookshops during the second half of the year, from delicious summer reads to mystery novels to curl up with.
We asked booksellers what they're recommending over the (hopefully) hot summer days.
Julia Chapman, author of the charming Dales Detective series, joins us in Caboodlers' Corner to share ten of her favourite cosy crime reads.
22 fantastic new books for young readers of all ages to look out for in the first half of the year, from magical adventures to funny fiction.
22 new books to choose, from astonishing fiction to bold non-fiction. Don't forget to bookmark this for when you head to your local bookshop with your National Book Tokens
We asked booksellers from across the UK for their top tips for this winter, as well as the 2022 books they can't wait to read.
Faith Hogan, bestselling author of The Ladies Midnight Swimming Club, has joined us to talk about her favourite inspirational places in Ireland – and has paired each one with a great book!
Young people need books that encourage empathy, understanding and inclusivity, so we've created a guide featuring 42 brilliant books.
We asked booksellers across the country to recommend one great book set in their bookshop's local area, so you can travel the country through book.
Whether it's thrillers, non-fiction or magical adventures that you love to read most, we've featured 22 exciting new books published in the second half of the year.
Ahead of Pride Month, Kacen Callender – author of beautiful transgender love story Felix Ever After – recommends LGBTQ+ love stories for teenagers.
James Catchpole, author of the brilliant picture book What Happened to You?, shares his top illustrated books for young booklovers that feature characters with disabilities or are true stories about famous disabled people.
Beth O'Leary, bestselling author of The Flatshare, shares her top ten books featuring unexpected meet cutes.
Lizzie Byron, author of Someday at Christmas, has joined us in Caboodlers' Corner to share her cosy recommendations.
Check out our list of new and exciting books look out for at your local bookshop.
To celebrate Irish Book Week, Cecelia Ahern, bestselling author of PS, I Love You and its sequel Postscript, has joined us in Caboodlers' Corner to share her favourite books by Irish authors.
We've invited this year's brilliant nominated authors and illustrators to chat to us about the books they love best.
Lots of great books are being published in lockdown and so booksellers have joined us to recommend 11 new books that you may have missed.
Layla – expert bookseller at the fantastic Round Table Books – recommends 10 brilliant books for both children and adults written by Black authors.
Alice Vincent, author of Rootbound: Rewilding a Life, recommends five books for the new gardener.
Sam Lloyd, author of The Memory Wood, recommends 8 thrillers that pack an emotional punch.
37 brilliant books to help students crack university and beyond, from essential skills and fantastic fiction to books about people who've inspired change.
HS Chandler, author of Degrees of Guilt, recommends ten books for fans of legal thrillers.
Author Katherine Rundell recommends her favourite adventure stories.
Hard Pushed's Leah Hazard shares her top ten medical memoirs.
We recommend sports stories for fiction fans. What sports writing have you loved?
Check out our list of 10 literary adaptations coming to a screen near you. Which are you excited to see?
The team at National Book Tokens reveal the most cherished books on their shelves.
We recommend 12 books to soundtrack your summer.
We recommended 11 captivating books to whisk you away.
Bring out the bibliophile in you! Check out these 10 brilliant books for booklovers.
Check out our list of 10 powerful works of non-fiction that changed the world we live in.
Bookseller Garry Perry recommends his favourite translated stories, from magnificent classics to award winners.
We recommend 10 modern love stories this Valentine’s Day. Which books have you fallen in love with?
Ever dreamed of visiting Neverland or The Shire? We've picked 7 of our favourite locations in literature. What are yours?
Do you love an emotional story? Check out our list of 10 heartbreaking books guaranteed to make you shed a tear.
Browse quizzes, reading lists, and recommendations from our guest booksellers.
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