Our Recommended Reads

  • Women’s Prize for Fiction Shortlist 2022
    Take a look at this year’s Women’s Prize shortlist, spanning the globe and showcasing both debut and established authors The longlist has been…
  • Cornish Picture Books | Mabecron Books
    Our full list of Cornish picture books from Mabecron Books!
  • Middle Grade Magical Adventures | 8+
    Whether it’s because they’ve already stormed through the series or because you’d rather avoid it altogether, it’s always a good idea to stock…
  • Women’s Prize for Fiction: 2022 Longlist
    Take a look at this year’s Women’s Prize longlist, spanning the globe and showcasing both debut and established authors or check out the…
  • Where to start with: Ishiguro
    With the paperback of Klara and the Sun finally out in the wild, we thought it fitting to put together a list on where…
  • Contemporary Cornish Fiction We Love
    We have an undeniable soft spot for Cornish fiction – something about seeing a setting we are so familiar with is very exciting,…
  • Staff Pick: The Vintage Heroines Collection
    Meet ten of literature’s most iconic heroines, jacketed in bold portraits by female photographers from around the world.
  • Where to start with: Murakami
    Haruki Murakami is something of a household name to many readers, with his surreal, bizarre, but deceptively simple fiction capturing interest and forging…
  • Read The Book First
    Do you prefer to read the book first, or dive in after you’ve watched the adaptation?  Have we missed your favourite? What would…
  • If you loved ‘Where The Crawdads Sing’, try…
    You’d be hard pressed to find someone who hasn’t read Where The Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens – it was an unexpected bestselling hit when…
  • Classics we actually love
    Almost any reader you ask will have an opinion on which classics are most worth the time they take to read, and which…