The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster

So much fun to read to young ones! Packed with skilfull wordplay, crazy characters and one big adventure. The Wizard of Oz meets Alice in Wonder...

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The Inheritance Games by Jennifer Lynn Barnes

After mysteriously inheriting a multi-billion dollar fortune, 17-year-old Avery is whisked into the world of fame, fortune and secrets. With the...

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Before You Knew My Name by Jacqueline Bublitz

Wow! What an extraordinary debut, I was hooked from the very beginning. The story follows two women - Alice and Ruby - who arrive in NYC on the ...

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The Rose Code by Kate Quinn

Are you a fan of WWII historical fiction? Well you must read Kate Quinn's latest novel. The story is told from the viewpoints of the three f...

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Book Recommendation Reel

If you liked this, try that! We had a lot of fun putting this book recommendation reel together! What do you think? Does something catch yo...

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Ice by Anna Kavan

In Ice, an unnamed man hunts a woman across the Earth...or what's left of it. All the while, he dreams and hallucinates about her fate. Does...

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Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

“You’re very silly or very brave, living in a haunted house.” Our protagonist, Noemi, is sent to countryside Mexico in aide of...

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This Poison Heart by Kalynn Bayron

The Secret Garden + Greek mythology + Black girl magic – what more could you want? Briseis has magic she's had to hide her whole life,...

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Taco, Cat, Goat, Cheese, Pizza

In lockdown, I’ll be playing the game Taco, Cat, Goat, Cheese, Pizza! This hilarious card game is the perfect pastime for lockdown, only n...

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David Walliams reads an extract from Megamonster

Megaselling author and comedian David Walliams is the catnip to your kids reluctance to read. His books, geared to ages 7 and up, are absolutely...

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Useless Magic by Florence Welch

A poetic glance into Florence Welch's world. With playful sass, childlike whimsy and scorching honesty, Useless Magic artfully captures the ...

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Freshwater Soaps

These Freshwater shampoo bars are a fantastic, plastic-free alternative to shampoo bottles! They last for months, smell wonderful and leave your...

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Regrown by Paul Anderton, Robin Daly

This clever book shows you how to regrow 20 different plants from scraps, including spring onions, lettuce, carrots and more! With clear, easy t...

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Snowflake by Louise Nealon

Heartfelt, honest and down to earth, Snowflake is a story about change, belonging and the struggle of taking those first steps into adulthood. W...

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Braised Pork by An Yu

Intrinsically macabre, Braised Pork is an important piece of poetry. Intertwined with the bitterness of grief and the exploration of loss, An Yu...

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One Last Stop by Casey McQuiston

Cynical 2020s college student falls for 70s riot grrl trapped in time on the subway; what's not to love? Featuring family secrets, new frien...

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Aery Candles

Past experiences with candles have always left me feeling underwhelmed. At first I thought it was my expectations but after trying the Aery cand...

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Red Notice by Bill Browder

For fans of Ben Macintyre’s The Spy and the Traitor! The most shocking part of Bill Browder’s story is that it is true and ...

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Plain Bad Heroines by Emily M. Danforth

“From books with smiling heroines, chivalrous young men, and happy endings, oh Kind Devil, deliver me.” Something dark is happen...

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Bila Yarrudhanggalangdhuray by Anita Heiss

Heiss’s indelible novel Bila Yarrudhanggalangdhuray is a reclamation of culture and language, reflecting Australia’s colonial histor...

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