Red recommends 10 delicious books about food.

Literacy organisations celebrated the Duchess of Cornwall’s upcoming 70th birthday by delivering 70 primary schools a set of 70 books and specially designed bookshelves,” reports the Bookseller.

The Guardian reviews Mad by Chloe Esposito and Patrice Lawrence’s YA novel Indigo Donut.

Lucy Worsley’s Jane Austen at Home is out in the UK and the US today. Also out in the US is The Things I Would Tell You: British Muslim Women Write, a multi-genre collection edited by Sabrina Mahfouz.


On Front Row, Alan Hollinghurst champions Ronald Firbank’s Flower Beneath the Foot .

The Guardian Books podcast talks science and culture this week with Richard Dawkins and Carlo Rovelli.

Rachel Joyce, author of The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry, talks to Women’s Hour about her new novel out on Thursday, The Music Shop.

On A Good Read, TV presenters Stacey Dooley and Gaia Vince discuss
The Bees: A Novel by Laline Paull, If Nobody Speaks of Remarkable Things by Jon McGregor and My Name Is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout.