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Ground-breaking, award-winning, thought-provoking books since 1949. Part of @orionbooks.

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@WELBooks @ClareDChambers @orionbooks @gigicroft @MrFeditor You guys! 🍊🍊🍊So hyped to see @PINsykes (she of impeccable literary taste) recommending #SmallPleasures by @ClareDChambers! 'A go… https://t.co/qWUmXVZJXm
Retweeted by W&N @marlowbookshop @ClareDChambers @gigicroft Thank you! 🍊🍊🍊🚨🍊🚨🍊🚨🍊🚨🍊🚨🍊🚨🍊🚨 ALERT: tune in to @BBCWomansHour at 10am today to hear @ClareDChambers discuss her novel… https://t.co/pbenT8OAw8
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7/7
2020
Loved this review of Charlotte Wood's novel in @thesundaytimes: ‘A rare pleasure… A quietly radical tragicomedy.… https://t.co/iRrbiT11VJ
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7/6
2020
In case you missed it, our very own @CampbellNiamh won the Sunday Times Audible Short Story Award! Her debut novel,… https://t.co/gFEAJsWaMI
7/5
2020
Beautifully written, raw, heartbreaking and hopeful, @HalehAgar's novel #OutOfTouch is out now.… https://t.co/O9t0vzrl4U#ThisHappy is a fervid, glowing-hot novel about relationships and the way the past informs the present. Out now,… https://t.co/8yPNAhg9WJHeading into the weekend with #SmallPleasures by @ClareDChambers. Thank you @wnbooks. Out on Thursday!🍊… https://t.co/BeeHmX8eKU
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7/4
2020
Delighted to receive this beautiful print along with @ClareDChambers gorgeous new book #smallpleasures to be publis… https://t.co/snc76vrhHY
Retweeted by W&N @Matineegirl @MichaelJBooks @CORSAIR @ZaffreBooks @BloomsburyRaven @headlinepg @HodderBooks @panmacmillan @PenguinUKBooks Thank you Nina!Get ready to meet your new favourite literary family, The Sorensons, in @ClaireLombardo's captivating and tender de… https://t.co/7n3RFnLeM2Double Event Announcement! [Thread] Thursday 16th of July - Philippe Sands, author of East West Street, and Stepha… https://t.co/uLMjpRQpYB
Retweeted by W&NWe're extremely pleased to be welcoming @NaoiseDolan and Olivia Sudjic for our first virtual event! Join us from 8p… https://t.co/I7XR1XBZN7
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7/3
2020
Many, many congratulations to the brilliant @CampbellNiamh, on winning the Sunday Times Audible Short Story Award!… https://t.co/TSabdJBRLd @stingingfly @grahnort That’s right! Out on 23rd July but available pre-order now. So glad you enjoyed it Graham 🙌🏻 https://t.co/ClFMm422kI👀👀 https://t.co/Fy1pI7ZDnhEverybody in my old stomping ground #Watford is reading #TheHourofSeparation. A community read's a brilliant idea a… https://t.co/T2ikXu4OMj
Retweeted by W&NWhy stop at books when you can expand into interior design? 🍊🍊🍊 https://t.co/h3GLhNwwDZ
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7/2
2020
Very proud of @alysconran whose novel #Dignity has been shortlisted for Wales Book of the Year 🎉 🎉 🎉 https://t.co/zPyNOA2tA3.@CampbellNiamh's debut is a sharp & sublime literary novel that follows the story of Alannah, a young woman who re… https://t.co/a81gFQGScMFinished copies of #SmallPleasures (with special gift) bringing us joy today 🍊 🍊 🍊 Out next week:… https://t.co/mDvgGFiMgnDon't miss @kmcmahonauthor on @BBCFrontRow discussing One Town One Book initiative in Watford and… https://t.co/L5ro5LLVhs
7/1
2020
'I wanted to write a book about ageing that wasn’t about the past' I'm so grateful to @PatriciaNicol for this fabu… https://t.co/3XhadAVH6G
Retweeted by W&NRICHARD KAY: Did MI5 want an assassin to shoot Edward VIII? https://t.co/2QbaVNoAtc
Retweeted by W&NHere's part two of our brilliant abdication serial courtesy of @alexlarman and his terrific new book, The Crown in… https://t.co/QR1I82r6nU
Retweeted by W&N'I think this book is funny, but also sad. The characters don't know what to do, but they know something isn't righ… https://t.co/N18nQKYouS
Retweeted by W&N'His ability to recreate the terrors of espionage is matchless' - Robert Harris #UnderOccupation by Alan Furst is i… https://t.co/e15cqYjMvrThis beautiful quote from Lia Louis perfectly sums up @HalehAgar's must read novel #OutOfTouch.… https://t.co/G3B7FW5Ba0
6/30
2020
@KarachiGeek @gigicroft 🙌🏻🙌🏻🙌🏻#TheWeekend is out now: https://t.co/9G3BAP6S5u https://t.co/ASJ99HbWTX“A classic of its small, comic kind”... Charlie Connelly’s history of the English Channel and the eccentrics who ha… https://t.co/UepOK2yY9Q
Retweeted by W&NBritish state 'covered up plot to assassinate King Edward VIII' https://t.co/sEGDLEWZwc
Retweeted by W&NThanks @alexlarman for sharing extracts from your new book the Crown in Crisis (pub Jul 9 by @wnbooks) with… https://t.co/HSc5F4JGtt
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6/29
2020
This week in our Book at Bedtime series we have Charlotte Wood, the author of The Weekend. This funny, tender and… https://t.co/Y5ysu02wwZ
Retweeted by W&NOut now, @CampbellNiamh's #thishappy is a fervid, glowing-hot novel about relationships & the way the past informs… https://t.co/aIk85eWYE7Would be rude not to follow @VivGroskop's advice, guys. Support your local indie and buy a copy from them this… https://t.co/HsB9G6IM9v
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6/28
2020
Well, the timing for this book could not have been any better! #TheWeekend by #CharlotteWood from @wnbooks is abou… https://t.co/Px4iacHp8A
Retweeted by W&N @yearsofreading @gigicroft 🙌🏼🙌🏼🙌🏼What’s it like to raise a magpie? Noisy, messy - like a baby but with extra worms and kleptomania. Here's a short… https://t.co/NwEs4Kf2yZ
Retweeted by W&NThe inside story of the love affair that almost tore apart the Royal family - The Crown in Crisis: Countdown to the… https://t.co/n74gb6QfNP
Retweeted by W&N⚠️ Five minute warning ⚠️ https://t.co/5beHR1MC4cA powerful tale of betrayal and abandonment #OutOfTouch is a captivating story from @HalehAgar: 'A must read' Sund… https://t.co/XjWxVs4FjL
6/27
2020
Tim is too modest to do this but as we all know I am shameless so here’s a pre-order link people:… https://t.co/rbMQevuyav
Retweeted by W&NThis Saturday at 10:30am the brilliant @SavidgeReads will be chatting to Charlotte Wood on his Instagram about her… https://t.co/3n106RGoZq
Retweeted by W&Njillian is a compulsive liar. megan is an arsehole. halle butler's brilliant new novel is a subversive portrait of… https://t.co/wRtL9uLXZW
6/26
2020
'SPARKLING' - @thetimes  'SPECTACUAR' - @guardian  'A MASTERPIECE' - @Daily_Express For a limited time you can rea… https://t.co/D39tT53hwZ'A hot, ripe portrait of the recent shifts in Ireland and what it means to be a woman inside it.' - Sue Rainsford D… https://t.co/YUKSUKt9YQHappy UK publication day to Charlotte Wood’s ‘The Weekend’. This wise, funny novel got ★★★★★ from chief book critic… https://t.co/8rM1ZXHGmV
Retweeted by W&N @Nat_Jamieson 🙌🏽🙌🏽🙌🏽🙌🏽 (and yes: we all need a beach house in Australia)With sharp wit and sensitivity @HalehAgar's novel #OutOfTouch is a heartbreaking and hopeful read for this summer. … https://t.co/rVJSyB3nOhHappy Publication Day to @charlieconnelly whose 'terrific book' (@readersdigest) - THE CHANNEL: The Remarkable Men… https://t.co/XbfmBiPUCg
Retweeted by W&NA special message from #CharlotteWood on publication day. Charlotte was supposed to be in the UK this month to he… https://t.co/bsQxxbLR5EAn extraordinary voyage through the culture, people and history of the busiest shipping lane in the world.… https://t.co/8nFhwv1FZBWe are thrilled to wish a happy publication day to Charlotte Wood whose glorious novel #TheWeekend publishes today!… https://t.co/X10YpHm14C
6/25
2020
Neurosurgeon and author of Do No Harm and Admissions, Henry Marsh, will be speaking to @ericawagner tonight at 6:30… https://t.co/793ll6VBte
Retweeted by W&N'A devastating marvel of a novel' Sunday Telegraph 'A stunning achievement' André Aciman 'A deeply affecting story'… https://t.co/K4LT1WVhCo'Furst is in a class of his own' - William Boyd #UnderOccupation by Alan Furst is spying & subterfuge in occupied P… https://t.co/QbTWsXMBWtDiscover occupied Paris in 1942, a dark, treacherous city now ruled by the German security services, where French r… https://t.co/mlnoey9KoI
6/24
2020
I cannot believe it... I’m in THE NEW YORK TIMES!!! ❤️ https://t.co/aE6P8TN3Ky #whatsleftofmeisyours #whatsleft #debut #novel
Retweeted by W&NFrom @HalehAgar comes #OutOfTouch, a deeply absorbing story about love and vulnerability and the unbreakable bonds… https://t.co/u8BXxcgY3yTwo weeks to go! #SmallPleasures by @ClareDChambers 'One of the most beautiful books I have ever read'… https://t.co/a8I2c443c2'I have taken apart every panel of this, like an ornamental fan. But we stayed in the cottage for 3 weeks only, jus… https://t.co/jCiqidDA0wHello! Since I was last here, I've had a baby and also a book, and it's time for one of those things to be released… https://t.co/kY70ziohYB
Retweeted by W&NCarlos Ruiz Zafón leaves behind characters who will never die https://t.co/Bvxp40fJaifrom the author of the 'great' (dolly alderton), 'terrific' (zadie smith) #thenewme, comes a subversive, hilarious… https://t.co/kiq7GE3Urh
6/23
2020
Glorious review of #TheWeekend. #CharlotteWood ‘joins the ranks of Norah Ephron, Penelope Lively and Elizabeth St… https://t.co/wj9a2fqKeG
Retweeted by W&NDont miss this event with @HalehAgar, author of #OutOfTouch this Wednesday https://t.co/vQanrxgZ8W🍊Many trusted people have raved about #SmallPleasures by @ClareDChambers ... and I can’t wait to start. @wnbooks Ju… https://t.co/5L9AyM2HDp
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6/22
2020
Journey through the busiest shipping lane in the world, meeting a colourful cast of characters: geniuses, charlatan… https://t.co/2ljGWz0BgQAn ambitious and stunning novel which spans half the globe half the globe, from Puglia to a frozen cave in Iceland.… https://t.co/VGbl7SQJHB
6/21
2020
'Beautiful, strange and wholly new, Niamh Campbell's novel is the real deal' - Elanor Dymott @CampbellNiamh is a ne… https://t.co/GxzSQFklGdFor fans of THE NEW ME and MY YEAR OF REST AND RELAXATION get ready to meet #SadJanet, the antidote for our happine… https://t.co/P5pZjmBtoC
6/20
2020
We are deeply saddened to hear of Carlos Ruiz Zafón’s passing and send our heartfelt condolences to his family. W&N… https://t.co/2G6WM1EvDy
6/19
2020
We're delighted to be able to share the launch video for Watford’s #OneTownOneBook with @kmcmahonauthor and The Hou… https://t.co/wo0FwAtfq7Criss-crossing the Channel, @charlieconnelly collects its stories and brings them vividly to life, from tailing Osc… https://t.co/C2uCf11DYNInspired by the true story of Polish prisoners in Nazi Germany, who smuggled valuable intelligence to the French re… https://t.co/cfEELMJ2fZLovely finally to be able to say that Michael Tippett: The Biography has won one of the 2020 Somerset Maugham Award… https://t.co/eC0a3BhhE4
Retweeted by W&NCongratulations to all of the winners of the Somerset Maugham Awards 2020! Especially proud of @OSoden who has won… https://t.co/4cE0fLO9kL
6/18
2020
Our Chief Book Critic @MartinChilton loved 'The Weekend' too - gave it ★★★★★ https://t.co/VHeCb9jIB2 https://t.co/bOsplS8wf9
Retweeted by W&NAn international bestseller, #HeavenAndEarth from @paologiordano is an electrifying, moving and epic love story.… https://t.co/1k3Xr6F0Uq'I loved it, you will love it' @djdaisyjohnson The praise keeps on growing for #Betty, and we can't wait to launch… https://t.co/kbDfXUov1KThis book is INCREDIBLE. One of my favourite reads this year ❤️ https://t.co/OPkVH5SCbr
Retweeted by W&NWhen Alannah was 23, she met a married, older man & fell in love. 6 years later Alannah is newly married to another… https://t.co/T6fzjQkeyUDelighted to see @DeborahJaneOrr on the longlist for this very special prize. I badly wish she was here to enjoy th… https://t.co/B1iizaLMzX
Retweeted by W&NCongratulations to all the writers on this brilliant #GordonBurnPrize longlist, and we couldn't be prouder to see D… https://t.co/tvdfdbCCncNow #Bloomsday2020 is over, discover Edna O'Brien's JAMES & NORA, a portrait of the relationship between James Joyc… https://t.co/xOE90BqdlD
6/17
2020
Prepare to meet #Betty. You won't be able to forget her. A heartbreaking yet magical novel about a young girl dis… https://t.co/h7520uFwkDEdna O’Brien: ‘I’ll be 90 this year, I’d like to write one more book’ https://t.co/UkzJRfbs9N via @IrishTimesCultr
Retweeted by W&NMeet Janet. Janet is sad. Not about her life, about the world. Have you seen it? Happy publication day to… https://t.co/aAYbOJMCmM'Who made those allegations? says Alf. I, says Joe. I’m the alligator.' #Bloomsday2020'Every life is many days, day after day. We walk through ourselves, meeting robbers, ghosts, giants, old men, young… https://t.co/A0AteUpxmD'From the sublime to the ridiculous is but a step.' #Bloomsday2020‘I felt consumed by the ambitious enormity and sadness of this book. BETTY is about the power of words and the lang… https://t.co/aIOOYvcjmZ
Retweeted by W&N#Betty https://t.co/S5OBt6CGIM https://t.co/FHMPoa9AjS'It is impossible to read this account and not be intrigued by the strange relationship that O’Brien evokes . . . t… https://t.co/gvKx9couC9'I resent violence or intolerance in any shape or form… It’s a patent absurdity on the face of it to hate people be… https://t.co/cW3PBfG3ojListen to Mr Gale and discover Charlotte Wood: a phenomenal writer and Australia's best kept secret. Support your… https://t.co/zy7XaC2SUq
Retweeted by W&N'Love loves to love love.' (The ensuing paragraph is spectacular) #Bloomsday2020
6/16
2020

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