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  • Books: what the authors read – Jody Cooksley

    Looking for some literary inspiration to get stuck into during this winter lockdown? We've quizzed local authors on the books they've been devouring - this week Jody Cooksley, author of 'The Glass House', shares her favourites.

  • Best wellbeing podcasts for 2021

    January is wellness month and while we can’t go to the gym and drink protein smoothies with our friends, we can go on long solo walks with inspirational podcasts. Here’s Muddy’s pick.

  • 10 best books for primary school kids

    Reading can be soothing, uplifting, informative, entertaining - and a great way to connect with your child during lockdown. So put away their streaming devices and cosy up together with a good book. Here are 10 great choices for kids aged 5-8

  • The best ‘holiday’ reads for lockdown

    Okay, 'holiday' might be stretching it - but these books are certainly providing us with welcome escapism during lockdown! Here are the latest releases the Muddy editors are reading in the back garden with a cocktail.

  • 10 best books for pre-schoolers

    Venture into a world of bad bunnies, bickering puffins and an otter who want to be king with these 10 brilliant picture books

  • April’s new releases

    Powered through your bookcase already? Time for a new influx of instant classics.

  • Lockdown literary list

    50 BOOKS TO READ

  • March Books

    Reasons to be cheerful: spring has sprung and a brilliant new batch of March books has arrived. Gather around, and let Muddy tell you a story.

  • The 5 best books out in February

    Muddy's pro bookworm Kerry Potter has got five Feb fancies for your delectation. Read all about 'em!

  • January books

    What kind of insaniac leaves the house in January? Retire to the sofa pronto and get stuck into one of Muddy's enthralling new literary picks.

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