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You can't beat the feeling of being immersed in a good book, can you?  At woman&home we know how much you love to hear about the latest novels, as well as discover the stories behind the writing, with interviews from prominent authors.

Here's where you'll find reviews of forthcoming books we know you'll love - from first person memoirs by woman&home stars to the best fiction to sweep you away. 

Don't miss our online weekly interviews with well-known writers, too, and read about their back catalogue of impressive literary successes.

And finally, if you love sharing your favourite reads with others, then why not join the woman&home book club forum? It's a virtual space to chat to friends about the the novel you've just read and loved, as well as find recommendations for what to pick up next!

Discover the woman&home team's favourite holiday reads

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In Conversation With... Author Jodi Picoult

Catch author Jodi Picoult speaking at our exclusive event

VIDEO: Memoir Winner, Kath Hardy, On Her Debut Novel

After an extensive search and hundreds of entries, our memoir writing competition winner Kath Hardy talks to woman&home

The Ministry of Whisky, Val McDermind

The Ministry of Whisky, Val McDermind

Dip in to short story, The Ministry of Whisky, taken from The Coffee Book Club, a collection of terrific short stories raising money for Breast Cancer Care

First Look: Bridget Jones, Mad About The Boy

First Look: Bridget Jones, Mad About The Boy

Everyone's favourite haphazard heroine returns for the eagerly-awaited third installment of Bridget Jones' diary. Is it worth the hype?

Our Memoir Competition Winner

Our Memoir Competition Winner

At last, we announce the results of our memoir competition. The lucky winner will get a £10,000 advance and have her life story published by Hodder&Stoughton.

Shortlist Announced for Women's Prize for Fiction 2013

Shortlist Announced for Women's Prize for Fiction 2013

The shortlist for the Women's Prize for Fiction 2013, previously known as the Orange Prize for Fiction, has been revealed, with Hilary Mantel, Zadie Smith, Barbara Kingsolver and Kate Atkinson all receiving nominations

Sheryl Sandberg's Career Confidence Tips

Sheryl Sandberg's Career Confidence Tips

Facebook COO, Sheryl Sandberg is one of the most powerful women in business. She's overcome social and personal challenges, including often crippling self-doubt, to rise to the top of her field. Here she shares her career confidence tips. Taken from her new book, Lean In: Woman, Work and the Will to Lead

The Secret Keeper, Kate Morton

The Secret Keeper, Kate Morton

On an idyllic summer afternoon in 1961, sixteen-year-old Laurel Nicolson is hiding in the treehouse at her family's farmhouse home. She's daydreaming about her future and a boy named Billy when she overhears her mother having a bitter row with a stranger. Within moments, the man is dead.

Book Of The Month: How Rude! Modern Manners Defined

Book Of The Month: How Rude! Modern Manners Defined

A collection of writers take a sideways look at good manners in the modern world

Memoir Writing Competition

Memoir Writing Competition

Have you got what it takes to write a life story bestseller?

First Look: J.K.Rowling's new book, The Casual Vacancy

First Look: J.K.Rowling's new book, The Casual Vacancy

Everything you need to know about J.K. Rowling's new adult fiction book, The Casual Vacancy including release date and blurb

First Look: Pippa Middleton's new party planning book, Celebrate

First Look: Pippa Middleton's new party planning book, Celebrate

w&h preview Pippa Middleton's first book, Celebrate.

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Books round ups

10 Good Holiday Reads

10 Good Holiday Reads

Lose yourself in a great book by the pool with our good holiday reads...

Grip-Lit: 5 Books You Won't Be Able To Put Down This Summer

Grip-Lit: 5 Books You Won't Be Able To Put Down This Summer

Gone Girl has inspired a new literary genre. Fanny Blake recommends her top 5 grip-lit reads...

Will One Of These Self-Help Books Become Your Bible?

Will One Of These Self-Help Books Become Your Bible?

No longer taboo or seen as a life crutch, self-help books can be the key to unlocking confidence, creativity and happiness. Check out our pick of the best...

Costa Book Awards 2015

Costa Book Awards 2015

Discover the winner and shortlist for the Costa Book Awards 2015 - these are the books to add to your reading list!

The Best Books From The Last 12 Months

The Best Books From The Last 12 Months

Pick up a book and delve into a new world with our favourite releases of the year.

Man Booker Prize Longlist 2014

Man Booker Prize Longlist 2014

Pick up a copy of the longlisted novels from the 2014 Man Booker Prize Award

The Best Crime Novels

The Best Crime Novels

Looking for a real page turner? Check out our favourite crime novels now!

The Book By A Woman That Changed Our Lives

The Book By A Woman That Changed Our Lives

The Baileys Prize for Fiction celebrates the best new female literature, but which book by a woman made you sit up and think? We asked the w&h team...

The Latest Genre To Cause A Stir In The Book World

The Latest Genre To Cause A Stir In The Book World

Haven't tried Hunger Games and never saw the Harry Potter appeal? No matter - the latest wave of young adult fiction will soon have you hooked, starting with The Bone Season

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