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03/26/2017 at 17:15. Facebook
Elan Mastai joins David Baddiel on the Penguin Podcast to discuss his mind-bending novel, All Our Wrong Todays.

Elan talks about his lifelong love of science fiction, brings along a bad avocado, and explains why his dog is his writing assistant.

Tune in to Elan Mastai on the Penguin Podcast
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03/26/2017 at 08:02. Facebook
'A mum has two very important jobs. One is to look after her children. The other is to do everything else as well.'

Happy Mother's Day to all those mums out there!
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03/25/2017 at 17:25. Facebook
Don't forget that the clocks go forward at 1am...which sadly means we lose one hour of weekend.

But fear not. Here are some books to help you make the most of the hours in the day.
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03/25/2017 at 09:18. Facebook
If you're after a post-lunch showstopper for Mother's Day, look no further than Nigella Lawson's splendid pavlova.

With billowing meringue, whipped cream and tangy fruit, it's sure to make your mum's day.

Get the recipe for a Prodigious Pavlova
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03/24/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
This week we're reading The Circle, a heart-racing story of ambition, idealism and the dangers of an online existence. Mae is hired to work for a powerful internet company, but things begin to sprawl out of control...

Get your copy here, just before the film starring Emma Watson and Tom Hanks comes out:
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03/24/2017 at 08:01. Facebook
Forget flowers and chocolates. Spoil your mum with a book this Mother's Day.

Whether she'd love a thriller, a cookbook or a dazzling new novel, find her the perfect book with Penguin Flipper:
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03/23/2017 at 14:04. Facebook
Simon Sinek, who has the third most watched TED talk ever, will be joining award-winning documentarian Reggie Yates to discuss millennials and modern life – how they struggle in the workplace, and how their addiction to technology has consequences for forming meaningful relationships.

Book your tickets now:
Does your mum love cooking, baking and all things homely? Then treat her to Everyday, the beautiful cookbook from Mary Berry the cook.

Or better yet, why not get it for yourself a whip up a special meal for her this Mother's Day?

Treat your mum to Mary Berry's Everyday
‘Sometimes the simplest things are the best.’

Cooking doesn't have to be complicated! Every recipe in Jamie Oliver's new book uses just five key ingredients, so this is his easiest-to-use book yet. Pre-order your copy here:
It’s World Poetry Day, and Adrian Mole is turning fifty soon, so we're revisiting the teenage Adrian’s diary and first poem.

We'll be publishing all of Adrian Mole’s poems for the first time in April. Until then, enjoy the lyrical wonders of The Tap today. (Don’t be a burk!)

Read The Tap by Adrian Mole
Happy Very Hungry Caterpillar Day! The peckish protagonist was originally a bookworm, but Eric Carle and his editor knew it wasn’t quite right.

Whilst thinking of new ideas, they both shouted ‘Caterpillar!’ and ‘Butterfly!’ at exactly the same time, and so The Very Hungry Caterpillar was born.
A love story of how we live now, and how we might live tomorrow, Exit West is a tale of two people falling in love in a world that's falling apart.

Step into Mohsin Hamid's extraordinary novel with this extract. You might be surprised at where it'll lead you...

Read an extract from Exit West by Mohsin Hamid
There's nothing like losing yourself in a good crime novel, but what if the story wasn't entirely made up of fiction?

Here are six deliciously dark reads based on real life crimes, guaranteed to suck you in.

Six Chilling Novels Based On Real Life Murders
Here's something for the kids (or the kid in you, perhaps?)

In the spirit of British Science Week, Puffin Books show us how to fashion a rocket out of cardboard, paper and glue, so you can launch your imaginations into space this weekend. Shoot for those stars...
Planning a Saturday morning brunch? Fill your house with the gorgeous smell of baking bread with this easy bagel recipe from Paul Hollywood.

Perfect for lovers of sweet or savoury, you can serve them with whatever takes your fancy.

Get the recipe for Paul Hollywood's Bagels
It feels as though spring has sprung, so here are six Vintage Books to get you in the mood.

Birdsong, freshly cut grass, long country walks...what's your favourite thing about spring?

Six Glorious Reads For Spring
Mother's Day is just over a week away! Treat your mum (and yourself) to an amazing bundle of books, Benefit Cosmetics and a spa day for two at a Champneys Resorts spa.

Enter now for the chance to win the ultimate mother-daughter prize.

Win A Mother's Day Bundle And Spa Day
1984. The Handmaid's Tale. Brave New World. Why should adults have all the dystopian fun?

Our friends at Puffin Books have picked ten far-out reads, perfect to rocket your kids into reading this Science Week.

Ten Kids Books For Fans of Sci-Fi And Dystopia
Spring is finally here, and with it comes a desire to lounge outside on the lawn....

Brimming with beautiful photos of Highclere’s history, as well recipes from past and present, At Home at Highclere is the ultimate guide to entertaining (and the perfect gift for Downton Abbey fans).

At Home at Highclere: Entertaining at The Real Downton Abbey
Enjoying Little Big Shots on ITV tonight? For more of the wonderful Dawn French, look out for her latest non-fiction book out this October.

Book cover and title to be revealed soon, but if you can't wait, you can pre-order your copy now.

Get your copy of Dawn French's latest book