British crime fiction is all the rage these days — and not just in the UK.
Have eBooks had their day? (And if so, could it be because they’re so overpriced these days? But I digress.)
Stylist is very bookish today, with posts on the Japanese word for buying more books than you can read and why we lie about our reading habits as well as a roundup of great books coming in May and 12 of the best books in translation.
New books out today include Isabel Ashdown’s Little Sister, “a gripping, twisty thriller about family secrets and betrayal”, and Here Comes Trouble by Simon Wroe, which has been called “1984 meets Adrian Mole”.
Celeste Ng is shortlisted for the 2017 Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award for Every Little Thing. Read it in full on The Pool.
Amazon is to create 1,200 new jobs at a Warrington “fulfilment centre”.