#Literary Fiction

Meet the 5 Writers Shortlisted for the 2020 Caine Prize for African Writing

The Caine Prize for African Writing is one of the world's major short-story prizes. Meet the five writers shortlisted for this year's prize.

How a TV Adaptation of NORMAL PEOPLE Took Over Ireland’s Airwaves

A reader reflects on the morality-driven backlash against the adaptation of Sally Rooney's NORMAL PEOPLE, as heard on a radio show from Ireland.

Yes, Literary Fiction With Happy Endings Exists: Here are 20 Must-Read Examples

If you think lit fic endings are all sorrow or question marks, think again. Here are some happy literary fiction books that will leave you hopeful.

20 Must-Read Adult Books for YA Readers

Sink into an excellent adult book for YA readers with these must-read crossover books featuring the themes you love in YA literature.

Stellar March Books Out in the UK

Coronavirus forcing you to self isolate? Dive int to these stellar March Books Out in March .

10 SUCH A FUN AGE Book Club Questions And Reading Guide

Read Such A Fun Age by Kiley Reid and want to share with your book club? Use these Such A Fun Age book club questions to get the conversation going.

Fabulous February Books Out in the UK

These new books will hit shelves in the UK in February.

Exceptional January Books Out in the UK

Check out some of the best books out in the UK this month.

30 UK Literary Highlights for the First Half of 2020

From elegant literary fiction to riveting crime fiction, memoirs to spellbinding narratives, here are UK literary highlights of the first half of 2020.

Remembering (Or Getting to Know) Mohammed Dib at His 100th

The year marks the centenary of Algerian author Mohammed Dib, whose work depicted mid-20th-century Algeria and offered bracing looks at violence and power.

THERE THERE Book Club Questions: A Reading Guide

Are you looking for There There book club questions to get the conversation started? This is our reading guide with questions for your book club meeting.

14 Insightful Quotes from THE MOTHERS by Brit Bennett

14 fabulous quotes from THE MOTHERS by Brit Bennett.

Meet the 4 Women Authors (of 103) Nominated for the 1969 Nobel

The Nobel Prize for Literature recently opened their archives from 1969. Of the 103 writers from around the world nominated for the prize, four were women.

Before You Read OLIVE, AGAIN, Read These Elizabeth Strout Novels

Before you read Olive, Again by Elizabeth Strout, make sure you've read these three titles, also by Strout. I promise, you will be rewarded.

Awesome August Books Out in the UK

Look out for these new releases out in the UK this August.