Sophie Claire on the inspiration behind The Christmas Holiday!
To celebrate the paperback publication of The Christmas Holiday, author Sophie Claire shares the inspiration behind her charming, heartwarming festive read! I’m often asked what inspires my books and in this case it was a […]Read More
The Things We Cannot Say by Kelly Rimmer
If you were moved by The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris or The Librarian of Auschwitz by Antonio Iturbe, this book is for you. A searing page-turner of hope, family secrets and a love to defy all odds from […]Read More
Finding My Voice by Nadiya Hussain
‘A national treasure’ Independent ‘She’s baked her way into our hearts and hasn’t stopped since’ Prima ‘One of our favourite ever Bake Off winners’ Sunday Mirror FUNNY, HEART-WRENCHING, GENEROUS AND TRUE, IN FINDING MY VOICE NADIYA HUSSAIN SHARES THE UNFORGETTABLE MEMORIES AND […]Read More
The Long Flight Home by A.L. Hlad
A moving, masterfully written story of love and sacrifice, perfect for fans of The Tattooist of Auschwitz and Dear Mrs Bird. Hope flies behind enemy lines… September 1940. As enemy fighter planes blacken the sky, […]Read More
Hurrah for Gin: Reluctant Adult by Katie Kirby
Do you overthink everything? Do you struggle to say no to people? Are you paying membership for a gym you never go to? Do group chat politics make you want to throw your phone under […]Read More
Read an exclusive extract from The Bobby Girls by Johanna Bell!
Read an extract from The Bobby Girls, the first book in Johanna Bell’s lively, uplifting saga about Britain’s first female police officers! Maggie and her new friends Annie, Irene and Sarah come from very […]Read More
Muna Shehadi reveals her favourite…
Muna Shehadi, author of Private Lies reveals her favourite… Book: Because I could never choose a grown-up book, I’m going with Where the Wild Things Are, by Maurice Sendak. I think this little story is […]Read More
Olivia Beirne on FOMO
Even as I type that I want to laugh. First there was ‘YOLO’, then ‘FOMO’ now ‘JOMO’. When will this odd obsession with abbreviation end? Is this the direction in which the world is heading? […]Read More
Cosy up with our top book picks this Autumn
The days are getting darker, the weather is getting cooler, everyone is digging out their jumpers from the back of their wardrobes, but for us at Bookends that means the arrival of our favourite season […]Read More
An exclusive extract from A Gift in December by Jenny Gladwell!
Read an extract from A Gift in December, Jenny Gladwell’s cosy, romantic tale inspired by London’s most famous Christmas tree. What readers are saying about A Gift in December… ‘A sparkling and heart warming Christmas […]Read More