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Our favourite eBook deals this June!

Lose yourself in some of our favourite eBooks… for just 99p each this June! With beach-friendly books from authors like Chrissie Manby, Kathryn Hughes and Maria Hummel, you’re sure to find your next great read. A Proper Family Holiday by Chrissie Manby Could you survive a week-long holiday with your entire family? Newly single magazine...

Love Audio Week

This week is Love Audio week and we’ve been celebrating the world of audio books. Team Bookends are huge audio book listeners! They’re perfect listening for your commute, for the multi-tasker who wants to read but has to make dinner and also because you can access them on most devices audio books are one of...

Friend of Bookends Angela recommends The Paper Wasp…

The summer is hotting up and if you’re searching for your summer reading recommendations look no further! The Paper Wasp by Lauren Acampora is an electrifying debut novel of two women’s friendship, a haunting obsession and twisted ambition, set against the feverish backdrop of contemporary Hollywood. A book that you’re guaranteed to get wrapped up...

The best books to gift this Father’s Day

Father's Day
With Father’s Day coming up, we’ve put together a list of 6 books we think would make the perfect gift for all Dads everywhere. Take a look below! Man vs Toddler by Matt Coyne More inept, more clueless and more exhausted than ever, the man behind the blogging phenomenon Man vs Baby is back with...

The Travelling Book of Wonders

Julien Sandrel’s upcoming book The Book of Wonders is a life-affirming and uplifting novel about Thelma and Louis. It’s always just been the two of the, Thelma and her beloved son, Louis. But when Louis is involved in an accident, their lives are turned upside down, as Louis falls into a coma. Feeling lost without...

Her Last Promise, the new book from Kathryn Hughes it out now!

Get your kindles ready, as Kathryn Hughes is back with an uplifting, gripping and heart wrenching story of how hope can blossom in the ruins of tragedy and of the redeeming power of love. A mysterious letter from Spain. A surprising new beginning… Tara Richards was just a girl when she lost her mother. Years later...

Read an exclusive extract of Love, Unscripted by Owen Nicholls!

Owen Nicholls’ Love, Unscripted follows film projectionist Nick as he tries to understand the difference between love on the silver screen and love in real life. Perfect for fans of romcoms, David Nicholls and Nick Hornby. ‘Sometimes a book comes along and it feels dusted with magic – Love, Unscripted is one of those books. Nostalgic, tender and achingly...

Read an extract from ‘How Do You Like Me Now?’ by Holly Bourne!

Read an extract from How Do You Like Me Now?, the blisteringly funny, honest and fearless debut adult novel from bestselling author Holly Bourne. Everyone wants to be Tori Bailey. A straight-talking, bestselling author, she’s inspired millions of women around the world with her self-help memoir and uplifting posts online. What’s more, her perfect relationship...

Our top choices for the bank holiday weekend!

Here at Team Bookends, we’ve rounded up our top reading picks for the long May bank holiday weekend! What will you be reading? Maybe This Time by Jill Mansell ‘This one has been on my to read pile all year and I can’t wait to finally have some free time this bank holiday weekend to...

Kelly Rimmer on writing in two genres: how writing my new contemporary romance series differed from writing my women’s fiction novels

If you’ve read any of my six previous novels, you probably know that I like to write emotional stories. They don’t always have the happiest of endings, although I do try to find something uplifting to land on over the last few pages! But the topics I have loved exploring over the last few years...



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