Jason Donovan will star alongside Toby Jones in a BBC Radio 2 adaptation of Michael Morpurgo’s child migration novel, Alone on a Wide Wide Sea.

Stylist reports on the one reading habit that could boost your happiness.

From hidden passions to murderous intents: the Guardian rounds up the top 10 secrets in fiction.

The Authors for Grenfell auction offered around 600 prizes from signed books to lunches with writers and agents and critiques of novel excerpts by editors. It has now raised in excess of £180,000 for survivors of the fire.

Zadie Smith is to write her first historical fiction novel.

Virago are planning to publish a collection of narrative non-fiction on the theme of miscarriage in spring 2019.

Previously unseen letters by Agatha Christie going on display this month show she had a bit of a temper.

The Guardian reviews Steve Richards’ The Rise of the Outsiders: How Mainstream Politics Lost its Way.

Historian and novelist Simon Sebag Montefiore joins Paul Smith on the Penguin Podcast to talk about the final book in his Moscow trilogy, Red Sky at Noon.