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Books to Read Post Bridgerton Binge

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Binged Bridgerton? Craving more Regency romance and salacious scandal? Fear not – we have a reading list that can satiate your Bridgerton blues…

An Introduction To Breaking The Book Bias

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Think back to a book that changed your life. Or, the first time you read a story you could relate to, or the first time you were submerged in dystopia.

Diversifying your Bookshelf to Break the Book Bias

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We all have our reading preferences, but for International Women’s Day 2022 we’re striving to #BreakTheBias by choosing to read something different.

Non Fiction Reads to Break the Book Bias 

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To celebrate International Women’s Day 2022 we’re inviting you to #BreakTheBookBias with us by supporting writers of colour.

Author Spotlight: Imbolo Mbue

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We’re obsessed with our October 2021 read How Beautiful We Were, so we’ve rounded up some facts about the incredible author Imbolo Mbue.

The Earth is Not My Mother

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The phrase “Mother Nature” has never sat comfortably; the association between nature and the maternal feeds into patriarchal ideas around femininity.

Author Spotlight: Sally Rooney

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At just 30 years of age Sally Rooney has already made, and continues to make, a sizable cultural impact – here’s 10 facts about our September 2021 author.

Author Spotlight: Peace Adzo Medie

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Here’s 10 facts about Liberian-born Ghanaian writer and academic Peace Adzo Medie, who penned our August 2021 read His Only Wife.

Hot Book Summer: The Essentials

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It’s hot book summer season! Wherever you’re going this August, here are some must-have items for a sizzling, bookish summer.

Travel The World: 5 South Asian Writers

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We’re celebrating a rich array of female voices and empowering authors from around the world, starting with some of our favourite South Asian writers.

BTM in Convo With UpCircle Founder Anna Brightman

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Books That Matter spoke to Anna Brightman, co-founder of sustainable beauty brand UpCircle, about books, business and sustainability.

Author Spotlight: Kiran Millwood Hargrave

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Our Herland box features Kiran Millwood Hargrave’s The Mercies – here’s 10 facts you might not know about this amazing writer.

Feminist Dystopia – 5 times real life has been scarier than fiction

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Feminist dystopian stories, where oppression against women is intensified for effect, can feel dangerously true to real life.

Our Top Picks For Pride Month 2021

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To celebrate Pride 2021 we’ve pulled together a list of book recs – one backlist title and one new release – for every letter of the Pride family!

Choose Love: How You Can Support Refugees

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If you weren’t able to purchase one of our Choose Love boxes here are some ways you can meaningfully contribute to their cause of supporting refugees.