Book bloggers, rejoice! Netgalley is to open a UK-specific site.
The Guardian investigates the rise of pet lit — endearing fiction for difficult times.
The Pool is teaming up with Pan MacMillan to publish books.
Among the books out today are Nevermoor: The Trials of Morrigan Crow, by Jessica Townsend, Snowflakes, Iced Cakes and Second Chances by Sue Watson, Write to the Point by Sam Leith, the host of the Spectator Books podcast, and Dead Lands by Lloyd Otis.
On a special episode of Book Shambles With Robin and Josie, Robin catches up with four poets to talk about their work and influences.
On In Our Time, Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss seventeeth century playwright, poet, and writer of fiction Aphra Behn.