Book Riot has ideas for what to give to the Potterhead in your life.

That Potterhead might also enjoy hearing how the recently published Scots version of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone sounds in a Dundee accent.

Red’s literary editor Sarra Manning has selected the best books to give this Christmas to even the pickiest of people.

The Guardian rounds up the top 10 novels about God.

Cressida Cowell has called the closure of school libraries a “social mobility time-bomb”. More than 750,000 UK schoolchildren do not own a book. Children without books are 15 times less likely to be good readers than their book-owning peers, research shows.

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 The Book of Bees by Piotr Socha and Wojciech Grajkowski has won the 2017 Educational Writers’ Award.

The co-founder of Freight Books is causing a bit of upset and controversy as he launches a new press while his old company goes into formal liquidation, with writers reporting royalties still unpaid.

Politicians have voted Nick Clegg’s How To Stop Brexit as the best non-fiction by a parliamentarian this year in the Parliamentary Book Awards.

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