The Story Cure

From tantrums to teenage angst, a book can be the best medicine. Bibliotherapist and author of The Story Cure, Ella Berthoud recommends the perfect children’s book for every hiccup and heartache…

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The Novel Cure

It is said that books can cure all ills. Whether you have a stubbed toe or a severe case of the blues, you can find help within a novel. Bibliotherapist and author of The Novel Cure, Ella Berthoud interviews bestselling authors Joanna Trollope & Cathy Rentzenbrink about their ailments and offers literary salves to ease the pain…

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The Walter Scott Prize

Now in its 8th year, this distinctive prize honours the legacy of Walter Scott, the founding father of historical fiction. Sponsored by the Duke and Duchess of Buccleuch, past winners of the £25,000 prize have included Robert Harris, Hilary Mantel, Tan Twan Eng and Sebastian Barry…

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