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  • 6 best new books to read in November

    There's only so much TV a gal can watch during lockdown, so give your gogglebox eyes a break and dive into one these new reads

  • Read these! Best new books for October

    The nights are cold and dark so why not curl up with a brilliant new book this eve? Here's the best new titles to sink your teeth into this month.

  • Your ultimate autumn culture planner 2020

    Culture vultures, grab your diaries. Here's your Muddy-curated cheat sheet to the season's best art, theatre, TV, books and film in the UK.

  • Sizzling September reads

    Fed up of flicking through Netflix? Power up your Kindle and load up these fab books to enjoy this month as suggested by The Kibworth Bookshop.

  • April’s new releases

    Powered through your bookcase already? Time for a new influx of instant classics. Here are seven sizzlers to add to your reading list.

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    Lockdown literary list

    From F. Scott Fitzgerald’s decadent parties in the Roaring 20s to Hilary Mantel’s Tudor-set Wolf Hall trilogy, here’s our choice of books to add to your literary list during lockdown.

  • March books: read me this month

    Reasons to be cheerful: spring has sprung and a brilliant new batch of March books has arrived. Gather around, and let us tell you a story.

  • Comfy, cosy, and creative places to curl up and read a book

    Some of the best spots across Leicestershire and Rutland for getting stuck into a good book.

  • The 5 best books out February

    We’ve got five Feb fancies for your delectation. Read all about ’em right here… Book of the month My Wild And Sleepless Nights by Clover Stroud As a rule, I don’t read books or blogs about motherhood. I find them boring. I’m deep in the midst of the heavy-lifting parenting years myself, with two primary school age children […]

  • Happy new year, happy new read!

    What kind of insaniac leaves the house in January? Retire to the sofa pronto and get stuck intoone of these enthralling new literary picks.

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