“You may be born into a family, but you walk into friendships. Some you’ll discover you should put behind you. Others are worth every risk.” ☠️ On a less sentimental note, do people get the Death-Cast call because they are fated to be killed by the Last Friend app serial killer or are they are killed by the Last Friend app serial killer because they got the call? 🤔
The quickest way to get all the Book Worms in one place? CAKE! 🧁
The weather in the U.K. is dire right now but at least I’m finally getting round to reading this beauty! 🌧 Have any of you read it? What did you think?
Great to see everyone loving their new arrivals! 📚
🎉COMPETITION WINNER🎉 Congratulations to Nicola Spafford! We hope you get the chance to try recipes from these wonderful cookbooks and enjoy them al fresco this summer 🍽
We had a brilliant time at @derby_book_festival on Monday, where we attended a talk and signing with @markuszusak. It was so interesting to have some insight into his writing process and, of course, he is an excellent storyteller - in person as well as on the page! Smiles and laughter all round. We even got featured on his Instagram page! 🎉
In case anyone was wondering, they are on their way to you! Remember to share your photos with us and use the hashtag #mywbc 📷
We had the most fantastic time on our team away day yesterday! A delicious meal followed by some crazy golf at @caddyshackerscg 🎉
“There is a stubbornness about me that never can bear to be frightened at the will of others. My courage always rises at every attempt to intimidate me.”
#currentlyreading Bridge of Clay by @markuszusak Markus Zusak really does create the most wonderful characters; the Dunbar boys jump off the page in all their ragtag glory and I’m thoroughly enjoying delving into Michael and Penny Dunbar’s histories! Have any of you read this one?
🎉GIVEAWAY TIME🎉 This month we are offering a bundle of gorgeous cookbooks to one lucky winner. From the fresh and hearty regional recipes of Lisbon and Northern Italy, to the sustainable and mindful recipes of everyday cooking, there is sure to be something for everyone. To win this selection, simply tell us: Which book is your ultimate summer read? Entries close on the 1st of June at midday.
The final book in Hilary Mantel’s epic Thomas Cromwell trilogy, The Mirror and the Light, will be published early next year! Who’s excited?! Have you read Wolf Hall and Bringing Up the Bodies? Posted @withrepost • @harpercollinsuk BIG. NEWS. We can confirm that #TheMirrorandtheLight – the triumphant conclusion to Hilary Mantel’s Thomas Cromwell trilogy – will publish in March 2020!
Little Women is the first book I remember buying with my own money. It was at my Brownie group’s jumble sale and it was a tiny, pocket-sized copy! What’s the first book you remember buying?
Loving this paperback edition of Lauren Berry’s Living the Dream AND our gorgeous new display board 😍 We’ve had a new delivery of books today and have more coming tomorrow, so we’re all very excitable here at WBC HQ. What did you get in your last book haul?
Really loving seeing all your pictures of your new books! Please keep tagging us in your uploads as the books continue to arrive over the next few days ☺️
Was very excited to see this over the weekend! 😱 Can’t wait to read this follow on, especially as it will be set in both Paris and New York! Who else is eagerly awaiting this release? Posted @withrepost • @acimanandre The cover of my forthcoming novel, FIND ME, where you'll rediscover Elio and Oliver. Coming October 2019.
We’ve just waved goodbye to the May books so they should be with you soon! Please remember that they’ll take around 2-4 working days to arrive in the U.K., 3-5 working days for our European friends and 5-7 working days for those further afield. As usual, we’re looking forward to seeing your photos of your new arrivals ☺️
And on to the next book of the long weekend! I haven’t read a thriller for a while and when I saw that this gem by @gillymacmillan incorporates a true crime podcast into the storyline, I just had to read it. So far, so good!
Happy Bank Holiday Friday! Aren’t we lucky to have such amazing weather on our day off. Finally getting into this beauty today! What are you reading?
We’re having our #standuptocancerbakeoff today! Everyone has put in so much effort and we can’t wait to dig in to these goodies for a good cause 🤤