Marie Claire recommends the best books to read this summer, from bestsellers to romance epics.

Pop Sugar rounds up the best books you can get for free on Amazon Kindle.

1% of children’s books have BAME main characters – and that’s heartbreaking, says The Pool. Hiring more employees of colour and seeing stories with BAME characters as normal, not niche, are just some ideas suggested by the book industry following the damning report.

The Guardian explores how film novelisations have gone from dire to great.

Gareth Southgate’s redemptive World Cup performance has publishers chasing a time-honoured goal: getting a hot topic on to shelves while it’s still warm. But can anyone beat the Jackson biography written in 48 hours?

Is Virginia Woolf’s The Waves a beach read? Book Riot investigates.

Which wand would you pick out at Ollivander’s? Take the Book Riot quiz and find out.

The Cambridge University Press bookshop has been “transformed” with touch screens placing its catalogue of books and teaching materials “at people’s fingertips”.

Hachette Children’s Group has acquired a three-book teen series from founder of #UKYAChat, blogger and YouTuber Lucy Powrie in a pre-emptive deal.