Book Club

Monthly book reviews on the novels we’ve enjoyed. Join in the conversation and become part of our online book club.
A Short Q&A with Sally Rooney

We ask the author of Normal People about her influences and inspirations.

1 year ago
Books to Read in Isolation

From Emily Dickinson to Virginia Woolf and Joan Didion.

1 year ago
Hamnet by Maggie O'Farrell | Book Club

The latest novel by this best-selling author is set during the time of Shakespeare.

1 year ago
Live Book Club | The Bass Rock Author Evie Wyld

A novel that swims across three timelines.

1 year ago
The God Child by Nana Oforiatta Ayim | Book Club

A demanding and insightful read.

1 year ago
Elisabeth's Lists by Lulah Ellender | Book Club

A book born from list-making and everyday fragments.

2 years ago
Little Women | A Story of Womanhood

We explore the continued appeal of Louisa May Alcott's novel.

2 years ago
Winter Reads by 192 Books | Book Club

We browse the shelves of this lively New York bookshop.

2 years ago
A Lab of One's Own by Patricia Fara | Book Club

How the first world war shaped women's role in science.

2 years ago
Frankissstein & My Name is Monster | Book Club

Two novels for the lead up to Halloween.

2 years ago
A Single Thread by Tracy Chevalier | Book Club

A novel following one woman as she navigates the world around her.

2 years ago
Underland by Robert Macfarlane | Book Club

A beguiling, prescient book.

2 years ago
Lanny by Max Porter | Book Club

A novel to be read again and again.

2 years ago
Books & Ceramics with Author Elizabeth Macneal

We speak to Macneal about writing The Doll Factory.

2 years ago
Summer Reads by The Kew Bookshop | Book Club

From 'Ladder to the Sky' to 'Remains of the Day'.

2 years ago
Women's Prize for Fiction | Book Club

Jen Campbell reviews this year's shortlist.

2 years ago
Spring by Ali Smith | Book Club

The third in Smith's seasonal quartet.

2 years ago
The Second Shelf | Books in the City

A small bookshop with mighty ambitions.

2 years ago
The Dreamers by Karen Thompson Walker | Book Club

The much anticipated second novel from this bestselling author.

2 years ago
Apple & Knife by Intan Paramaditha | Book Club

A collection of short stories inspired by myth and fairy tales.

3 years ago
Convenience Store Woman by Sayaka Murata | Book Club

A strange yet compelling Japanese novel.

3 years ago
How to Write a Book by Maggie O'Farrell

Advice and tips on beginning and finishing a book.

3 years ago
When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit by Judith Kerr | Book Club

A nostalgic winter read.

3 years ago
Snowmama | A Winter Tale by Jeanette Winterson

The perfect story for a winter's eve.

3 years ago