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Four fiction books you need to read this Autumn

Four fiction books you need to read this Autumn
As the Summer slowly fades, below are my top picks for this Autumn. From the much anticipated novel by The Book Thief author Markus Zusak to a Ma...

The best books of 2018 so far…

The best books of 2018 so far…
Best Books of 2018 so far Halfway through 2018, here are the bestselling books of the year so far. Some will make you laugh, others cry and som...

Why Literary Fiction is My Favourite Form of Therapy

Why Literary Fiction is My Favourite Form of Therapy
When we read a great fiction book — we experience a certain sense of joy, happiness or satisfaction. Beyond reading a great story it is oft...

A Novel Literary Advice Service: introducing Book Therapy

A Novel Literary Advice Service: introducing Book Therapy
Wondering what book to read next? Trying to remember the name of that book recommended to you by a passing acquaintance? Love a particular author ...

Weekend Reads — 29 June to 6 July 2018

Weekend Reads — 29 June to 6 July 2018
A delicious selection of book reads for the weekend, especially if you are going to make it a long one with the 4th of July holiday. Enjoy! 1. “...

Literature’s 13 most unusual books

Literature’s 13 most unusual books
In general, well-known works of fiction compel us to celebrate the creativity of the writer. The books listed here however take creativity to a w...

Weekend Reads — June 22 to June 29 2018

Weekend Reads — June 22 to June 29 2018
The weekend’s here! Make it a bookish one with these great weekend reads: 1. James Patterson and Bill Clinton’s novel “The President is Missing” f...

The Japanese books that are making loneliness popular

The Japanese books that are making loneliness popular
Reading has always been a great literary cure for loneliness. However when it stops acting as a cure and instead becomes a channel through which l...

Nine Great Comfort Reads

Nine Great Comfort Reads
Sometimes we all crave a comfort read just to temporarily get us through a challenging situation that is mentally draining. We may want to simply ...

A Book Prescription for a trip to New York

A Book Prescription for a trip to New York
Travelling to the Big Apple? Here are 7 must-read books that capture the heart and soul of New York from its its ever-evolving people-pie to its pr...

A Book Prescription for Meghan Markle

A Book Prescription for Meghan Markle
The royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle this Spring weekend is expected to attract audiences of millions. I wonder what might be going...

Why I love Virginia Woolf

Why I love Virginia Woolf
I have been planning this post for months and am super excited to finally write it. Why? Virginia Woolf is one of my all-time favourite auth...