Our Recommended Reads

  • 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 the way for much Japanese translated fiction. Every reader will tell you something different, and it depends what you’re looking for in your next read, but here’s…
  • 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 you add? Let us know on socials:
  • 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 it came out and is soon to be released as a film, too.  One of the questions we answer the most is ‘I’ve just read Where The…
  • 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 are most worthy of classic status. With the aid of the gorgeous Penguin Clothbound Classics series, here’s our highly biased list of stories worth the hundreds of…