Why do people love Bridgerton so much? Because it gives us the gift of society as we wish it was
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Why do people love Bridgerton so much? Because it gives us the gift of society as we wish it was

Top 5 books about women and water, chosen by The Tidal Year author Freya Bromley
Women and water
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Top 5 books about women and water, chosen by The Tidal Year author Freya Bromley

Night Train to Odesa by Jen Stout review – finding defiant beauty amid devastation of war
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Night Train to Odesa by Jen Stout review – finding defiant beauty amid devastation of war

Why AI quiz makers like ChatGPT are no match for human ingenuity  
Artificial intelligence

Why AI quiz makers like ChatGPT are no match for human ingenuity  

Top 5 children's books set on islands, selected by children's author Lucy Strange 
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Top 5 children's books set on islands, selected by children's author Lucy Strange 

Prospect Cottage: See inside artist Derek Jarman's seaside home for the first time
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Prospect Cottage: See inside artist Derek Jarman's seaside home for the first time

Weighted Down: The Complicated Life of Skip Spence review – sensitive portrait of a free spirit
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Weighted Down: The Complicated Life of Skip Spence review – sensitive portrait of a free spirit

Top 5 books about the Troubles, chosen by bestselling author Henry Hemming 
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Top 5 books about the Troubles, chosen by bestselling author Henry Hemming 

Cocktails with George and Martha by Philip Gefter review – art imitating life in a war of egos  
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Cocktails with George and Martha by Philip Gefter review – art imitating life in a war of egos  

Top 5 books on future tech and video game fiction, chosen by star YA author Triona Campbell
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Top 5 books on future tech and video game fiction, chosen by star YA author Triona Campbell

We owe children an apology for the state of the nation, says Caledonian Road author Andrew O'Hagan
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We owe children an apology for the state of the nation, says Caledonian Road author Andrew O'Hagan

Top 5 inventive, speculative fiction books – chosen by poet and playwright Joelle Taylor
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Top 5 inventive, speculative fiction books – chosen by poet and playwright Joelle Taylor

I wouldn't exist if not for a gruesome mass murder in 1905 – we owe our lives to chance and chaos
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I wouldn't exist if not for a gruesome mass murder in 1905 – we owe our lives to chance and chaos

Top 5 books about the ocean, chosen by Deep Water author James Bradley
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Top 5 books about the ocean, chosen by Deep Water author James Bradley

Where have all the rural voices gone from English fiction?
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Where have all the rural voices gone from English fiction?

Headshot by Rita Bullwinkel review – a depth of feeling like a punch to the guts
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Headshot by Rita Bullwinkel review – a depth of feeling like a punch to the guts

Clear by Carys Davies review – a wonderful, poetic reminder that no man is an island
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Clear by Carys Davies review – a wonderful, poetic reminder that no man is an island

Top 5 books about early modern witchcraft, chosen by author Ramie Targoff
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Top 5 books about early modern witchcraft, chosen by author Ramie Targoff

Why walking is such a great way to see, sense and stake a claim in the world
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Why walking is such a great way to see, sense and stake a claim in the world

The Blues Brothers by Daniel de Visé review – behind the scenes of a musical comedy classic
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The Blues Brothers by Daniel de Visé review – behind the scenes of a musical comedy classic