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  • 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.

  • April’s new releases

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

  • Lockdown literary list

    50 BOOKS TO READ

  • 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.

  • The best children’s books of the year

    From toddlers to teens, we've got the 16 best kids' reads of the year

  • The 10 dreamiest coffee table books of the year

    Clear space on your coffee table! Muddy's books editor Kerry Potter has 10 sexy, shiny visual feasts for your delectation.

  • What’s on our October book list?

    Muddy has glorious celeb gossip, literary big-hitters and a must-read on relationships this month. Read all about our October picks.

  • STROUD BOOK FESTIVAL

    Ready for some literary magic? One of our favourite fests across Glos and Wilts is the Stroud Book Festival, and this year it's bigger and better than ever!

  • Read THESE this month…

    Curl up into a comfy chair, pour a glass of wine, and dive into a new fab book with this month's hottest new reads.

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