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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

Future tech and video games have inspired imaginative writers to create some of the most cutting-edge fiction of modern times
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

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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
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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

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

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

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

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Come and Get It by Kiley Reid review – the alienation of campus life

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My Heavenly Favourite by Lucas Rijneveld review – a nightmarish vision of abuse

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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

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

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

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

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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

The Scottish author’s new novel holds those responsible for the state of the nation to account
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

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