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  • 5 best books out in Feb

    Muddy's pro bookworm Kerry Potter has got five Feb fancies for your delectation. Read all about 'em - and then win the lot!

  • January new release book piled up on table wiith jug of flowers and a coffee cup

    January’s best books

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

  • Muddy’s best books of 2019

    So many rip-roaring reads, so little time. But Muddy's books editor Kerry Potter has made it easy for you - here's her definitive list of the year's best books. Get stuck in!

  • Gif of recommended books on Muddy Stilettos

    If in doubt, buy a book

    The Little Book Shop – Cookham's magnificent indie – has scoured the shelves and selected nine gift worthy reads for the impossible to buy for.

  • Stack of books on a shelf with October new releases

    Need a juicy October read?

    Muddy's bookworm Kerry Potter has glorious celeb gossip, literary big-hitters and a must-read on relationships this month. Read all about her October picks - and then win the lot!

  • What are you doing on Saturday night?

    Fancy an evening of books, booze and brilliance? No way - us too! Come join us in Henley this weekend.

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