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My friends steal my books

2014-03-13 00:00

Here are some of your tips on how to get them back.

The Anti-Hero who should have lived

2013-08-22 18:00

Some characters stay with you longer than others. For Tammy February, that one character is Severus Snape of Harry Potter fame.

Why you need to stop hating Twilight

2013-08-21 14:00

... especially if you've jumped on the "I-haven't-read-the-book-but-I-have-an-opinion-on-it-anyway " bandwagon.

Why do women read erotic fiction?

2013-06-04 12:07

What is it about this genre that has so many women enthralled, asks Candice Wiggett.

Our list of... highly recommended reads

2012-02-20 16:55

From timeless classics, to modern day chick lit, our readers tell us about the books that melt their hearts time and time again.

Books that tell your fortune

2011-12-14 13:13

Want to know what the stars have in store for you? Check out the astrological guides worth reading

Best erotic books to read

2011-09-29 08:43

We bring you a round-up of the naughtiest reads, from the classic to the delightfully depraved.

5 supernatural series you MUST read

2011-09-05 14:35

Vampires, Selkies, Fairies, Banshees and Werewolves? We've listed them all in our top 5 sexy supernatural reads.

Wondrous Strange

2011-08-15 10:53

The enchanting world of the fae collides with theatre, arts and romance in this novel teeming with wondrously strange characters.

5 crime books on our radar

2011-08-08 12:58

Want to know what's hot on our crime fiction radar? We list our top 5 choices.

The Novel in the Viola

2011-07-25 11:54

Set against the backdrop of World War II, this is the story about a strong-willed, Jewish girl who finds love and forges a new home in an unexpected place.

The House of the Wind

2011-07-08 12:06

Two women, centuries apart; both connected by the mystery of an ancient and legendary ruin.

Embassytown

2011-07-08 11:52

The enthralling new novel from the award-winning author of Kraken and The City & The City.

The Art of Travel

2011-07-08 11:41

Want a new perspective on the world of travelling and all it has to offer? The Art of Travel offers all that and more.

Follow Your Heart

2011-06-27 13:31

A poignant and inspirational story that will have you wanting to ignore your head and do what the book's title tells you to.

Love Virtually

2011-06-10 13:34

A modern, witty, comedy-of-errors look at just what happens when two people connect through a series of accidental email exchanges.

Sanctus

2011-06-10 13:15

A meaty, satisfying read, perfect for a wintry night.

The Hypnotist

2011-06-10 13:04

A triple homicide, a severely injured and traumatized boy - and the disgraced hypnotist who inadvertently gets involved.

Starting Over One Cake at a Time

2011-05-30 14:57

From movie executive to macaroon baker, one woman’s dream of building a business out of her life’s passion.

The Book of Unholy Mischief

2011-05-13 15:03

A street urchin is saved from the danger-riddled canals of Venice by a man whose wisdom is only surpassed by his secrecy.

His Last Duchess

2011-05-09 12:51

The sixteen-year-old gem of the de Medici family, Lucrezia, is wed to a handsome, wealthy Duke. Unfortunately for her, he's – quite simply – deeply disturbed...

The Woman He Loved Before

2011-04-26 12:52

An absorbing, heart-warming novel, which is spurred on by the delicate interplay between two women in love with the same man.

 

The Broken Shore

2013-11-25 10:41

This atmospheric crime novel subtly tackles social issues of modern day Australia.

Why you need to stop hating Twilight

2013-08-22 12:45

... especially if you've jumped on the "I-haven't-read-the-book-but-I-have-an-opinion-on-it-anyway " bandwagon.

The Anti-Hero who should have lived

2013-08-20 14:38

Some characters stay with you longer than others. For Tammy February, that one character is Severus Snape of Harry Potter fame.

Best & worst celeb autobiographies

2013-03-04 15:20

We’ve sorted through the mound of celebrity memoirs to pull out the highs and lows of the genre.

9 Books you MUST read

2012-01-11 16:15

Seriously. Your life is incomplete if you haven’t picked up these books. Our readers round up their favourite hidden gems.

Has a book ever saved your life?

2011-12-08 13:17

The death of a daughter, living with bipolar disorder and other tough times. Our readers tell us about books that helped them survive difficulties.

Best books on the big screen

2011-09-20 12:11

We asked you to tell us about your favourite movies based on books. Here's what you had to say.

50 Shades of Scarlet

2011-08-15 14:24

Are you shy about admitting that you read erotica? You're not the only one.

The Empress of Ice Cream

2011-08-08 13:09

Anthony Capella is back with another beautifully written, food-infused novel that will leave you longing for ice cream and heady summer days.

Divergent

2011-08-01 12:18

A nail-biting, best-selling dystopian fiction novel that will leave breathless with the sheer force of wonderful character development, fantastic world-building and its highly original storyline.

Fiction gender wars

2011-07-22 15:56

Are men better writers than women? And does it really matter?

Divergent

2011-07-08 12:18

A nail-biting, dystopian fiction novel that will leave breathless with the sheer force of wonderful character development, fantastic world-building and its highly original storyline.

The Novel in the Viola

2011-07-08 11:54

Set against the backdrop of World War II, this is the story about a strong-willed, Jewish girl who finds love and forges a new home in an unexpected place.

The Legacy

2011-07-08 11:36

A novel about the complex and intricate nature of friendship, art and love.

Books on the big screen

2011-06-27 16:44

Which book-to-movie adaptations can you look forward to over the next couple of months? Here's our list of must-see reads at the cinemas.

Love Virtually

2011-06-20 13:34

A modern, witty, comedy-of-errors look at just what happens when two people connect through a series of accidental email exchanges.

Follow Your Heart

2011-06-10 13:31

A poignant and inspirational story that will have you wanting to ignore your head and do what the book's title tells you to.

Destiny

2011-06-10 13:23

Louise Bagshawe is back with what is sure to be another hit with lovers of chick-lit.

The Empress of Ice Cream

2011-06-10 13:09

Anthony Capella is back with another beautifully written, food-infused novel that will leave you longing for ice cream and heady summer days.

Top 10 book quotes

2011-06-07 15:22

Whether it makes you chuckle, sigh or catch your breath… there'll always be those passages that leave a lasting impression. Here are our favourites.

The Book of Unholy Mischief

2011-05-23 15:03

A street urchin is saved from the danger-riddled canals of Venice by a man whose wisdom is only surpassed by his secrecy.

Starting Over One Cake at a Time

2011-05-13 14:57

From movie executive to macaroon baker, one woman’s dream of building a business out of her life’s passion.

Top 4 royal reads

2011-05-04 15:25

Just because you're not of royal ilk, doesn't mean you can't pretend. These reads will have you dreaming away.

Sidekick

2011-04-18 10:46

A kick-butt heroine who plays sidekick to the most unlikeliest of superheroes… it's a must-read for both teens and adults alike.

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