Virago announced the release date for Jack by Marilynne Robinson, the fourth instalment in the Gilead series, on 15th September 2020.... Read more
Virago chair Lennie Goodings has bought the as-yet-untitled fourth novel in Marilynne Robinson’s Gilead series.
Virago has bought a new collection of essays from multi award-winning American novelist and essayist Marilynne Robinson called What Are We Doing Here? which asks "how America should... Read more
Half of a Yellow Sun by Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has been named the Baileys' ‘Best of the Best’, chosen from the past decade's winners of the Baileys... Read more
US President Barack Obama has revealed he learned the "most important" things about being a citizen from reading novels.
We take a look back at the winners from the past 10 years of the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction.
Karen Joy Fowler and Karl Ove Knausgaard have made the shortlist for the biennial £25,000 Warwick Prize for Writing. On the shortlist of six, revealed by judge Robert... Read more
Anne Tyler’s A Spool of Blue Thread (Chatto & Windus) is so far the bestselling of the 13 titles longlisted for this year’s Man Booker... Read more
Thousands of book fans will descend on Edinburgh over the next fortnight for the city's annual book festival. Authors including Ali Smith, Matt Haig, Antonia... Read more
Family, identity and the past are among the themes addressed by the books on this year’s Man Booker Prize longlist. The 13 books, known as... Read more