JK Rowling has confirmed a fan theory about Hermione’s name.

How well do you know Harry Potter in translation? Take the quiz to find out.

James Daunt wants to overhaul the way Waterstones buys books.

The Guardian rounds up the top 10 monsters in fiction.

Country Living Magazine has revealed the UK’s ten favourite books.

The Badger has a list of books every fresher should read.

The longlist is out for this year’s William Hill Sports Book of the Year.

Ellen Simmons, a former bookseller at Foyles, has launched an illustration agency for artists from under-represented backgrounds.

The Guardian reviews The Letters of Sylvia Plath Vol 2: 1956-1963.

The George Orwell archives have been added to Unesco Memory of the World register, in recognition of their “world significance”.