If you’re reading this in the US, look out for these novels, which have all sold well in the UK and will be crossing the pond in 2017.
There’s a bumper crop of new podcast episodes today. On BBC Radio Four’s Best of Today, Meet the Author introduces us to Tim Pears and his latest novel, The Horseman.. On Books and Authors, Mariella Frostrup talks to James Lasdun about his new book, The Fall Guy, and discusses crime fiction for 2017 as well as bestsellers. The Fall Guy is also reviewed in The Guardian today. And on the latest Adventures with Words, publishing industry insiders Rob and Kate enthuse over their latest crop of book post.
Prince Charles is set to write a new Ladybird Experts book about climate change.
A letter to the Guardian tackles the lack of ethnic diversity in the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.