Red online rounds up some brilliant lines form children’s books that everyone should know.
An Italian bookseller stole a signed first-edition copy of a Harry Potter book worth £1,675 by switching it with a different novel at a Piccadilly shop, a court has heard.
iBooks has a list of books that define motherhood.
On this week’s Guardian Books podcast, Sian Cain, Claire Armitstead and Richard Lea discuss what they are reading. With Claire fresh from a Brian Aldiss binge, this leads to a debate on how to define science fiction. Is snobbery a big factor in how the genre is defined?
The Guardian is giving you a chance to champion your favourite under-appreciated book.