At what point do we give up on books? Big data has the answer.
Notoriously slow, the publishing industry is nonetheless capable of rushing things out when it matters — and Royal Engagements are one of those times.
And on the subject of The Engagement, Book Riot has 13 stories of everyday people who fall in love with royalty.
Fairytales don’t shy away from unpleasant truths – and that’s why we need them, argues The Pool.
The Pool also kicks off Short Story Week with Angela Carter’s Ashputtle or The Mother’s Ghost.
Here’s your chance to help highlight an overlooked gem of 2017 for December’s Guardian Reading Group.
Refinery 29 has a list of YA novels to get excited about.
Amazon is under fire for its refusal to pay the the Scottish real living wage.
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Guardian Books discusses the AI revolution with physicist Max Tegmark and science fiction writer Ken MacLeod.
On the latest What Page Are You On episode, Alice and Bethany interrogate each other about what they read, how they read it, who they listen to when they want recommendations and how they treat the books in their possession.