‘All of us have talismanic texts that we have carried around and that carry us around. I have worked with The Winter’s Tale in many disguises for many years. . . And I love cover versions’
BYGARTH RISK HALLBERG
BYEDMUND DE WAAL
BYW F HERMANS
Love in all its varied forms
For your eyes only, the best books from the world of spying
A list of dark imaginings and future nightmares
A list of US gems
A list of some of the greatest male characters in literature
Books that capture the beauty of the natural world
Books about books and the joy of reading
A collection of LGBT-themed classics.
Perfect Halloween reading
The best books based on other books.
Crammed full of tempting recipes and glorious photography
In the beginning was the word...
The best of contemporary literature
For the armchair traveller or the footsore wanderer
A celebration of the great outdoors
Children's Classics for every age
Some of the best books for reading groups
A special area dedicated to our graphic novels
A new home for our poetry. Listen, read and find out more.