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 Katie Allen is web editor of We Love This Book and The Bookseller.

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British fans of Suzanne Collins' mega-selling dystopian Hunger Games series have only a few days...


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Paper artist Rob Ryan introduces his new book The Invisible Kingdom.

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Katie Allen's Reviews

I Capture the Castle
Dodie Smith
Posted 27/10/2011

Beginning with one of the best opening lines in literature “I write this sitting in the kitchen sink…” Dodie’s Smith’s I Capture the Castle is rapidly becoming one of the best-loved books

London: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know
Klay Lamprell
Posted 27/10/2011

Lonely Planet’s new series of kids’ travel guides, Not for Parents, introduces children aged 8-11 to the cities of London, New York, Paris and Rome by highlighting the most fascinating - c

One for the Trouble: Book Slam - Volume One
Posted 24/11/2011

London’s Bookslam, which bills itself as a “literary club night”, has ventured into publishing wth a collection of stories, appropriately enough, inspired by songs.

Daphne du Maurier
Posted 18/04/2012

“Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again…" are the famous opening words of Daphne du Maurier's classic novel Rebecca, as the reader, like the dreaming narrator, pushes open

Bring Up the Bodies
Hilary Mantel
Posted 10/05/2012

It is September 1535 and commoner-turned-Master Secretary Thomas Cromwell is firmly ensconced in the court of Henry VIII.

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