The – very quick – Slowdown: will a five-minute poetry podcast calm your nerves?

Not the Booker prize: vote now for the 2018 winner.

Stylist has two new poems that celebrate our love of bookshops.

Bookshop Day “went brilliantly” this past weekend.

Over on Book Riot, one reader writes an open letter to JK Rowling about why Nagini’s backstory hurts her.

Evanna Lynch has spoken out about how reading the Harry Potter books helped her deal with an eating disorder prior to getting the part of Luna Lovegood in the film franchise.

This week’s Guardian Books Clinic answers the question: In which books might I explore and find consolation for deep family betrayal?

Authors are to see an increase in Public Lending Rights, the royalty they get when their books are borrowed from a library.

Key industry figures have revealed concerns about the undermining of the editor’s role.