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  • Muddy’s 10 best books of 2019

    So many rip-roaring reads, so little time. But Muddy's books editor Kerry Potter has made it easy for you - here's her definitive list of the year's best books. Get stuck in!

  • Meerkat Christmas

    The best children’s books of the year

    Need pressie info for budding bookworms? Look no further than this curated edit of the year's best children's books for everyone from toddlers to teens.

  • Need a juicy new read?

    Muddy's bookworm Kerry Potter has glorious celeb gossip, literary big-hitters and a must-read on relationships this month. Read all about her October picks - and then win the lot!

  • Read THESE this month…

    ... and win 'em all! Curl up into a comfy chair, pour a glass of wine, and dive into a new fab book with this month's hottest new reads.

    • Read THESE this month…

      ... and win 'em all! Curl up into a comfy chair, pour a glass of wine, and dive into a new fab book with this month's hottest new reads.

    • The top 10 books of the summer

      Don't pack your suitcase or load up your Kindle until you've read this! Muddy's books editor Kerry has picked the 10 best books to get stuck into on holiday.

      • Waitrose gin tasting? We’re in!

        Brand new, this service from Waitrose combines our favourite things - gin, friends and hanging out at home. See how Muddy's Ed-in-Chief, Hero Brown, got on and book up pronto this summer, it's a blast!

      • The top 10 books of the summer

        Don't pack your suitcase or load up your Kindle until you've read this! Muddy's books editor Kerry has picked the 10 best books to get stuck into on holiday.

        • The books you MUST read this summer

          Need a great page-turner for your summer holiday? Chek out Kerry Potter's reviews of June's best new books, including Eat, Pray, Love author, Elizabeth Gilbert's breathtaking new novel.

        • Need a brilliant new read?

          A stunning debut novel, a futuristic thriller and an exquisite memoir are among books editor Kerry Potter's marvellous May picks.

        • April’s best new books

          Quick, spring-clean your bedside table or Kindle to make room for Muddy books editor's Kerry Potter's awesome April picks.

        • Need a new book?

          You're in the right place - Muddy's pro-bookworm Kerry Potter has picked this month's seven sexiest reads. And you can win the lot!

        • Revealed! Our top 10 books of the year

          Attention bookworms! Put this little lot on your Christmas list and you can thank us later. Muddy's books editor Kerry Potter choose her top 10 tomes of 2018. Has your favourite made the cut?

        • Muddy Book Club! November’s best new reads

          It's bloomin' freezing out there so batten down the hatches, commandeer the sofa and get stuck into Muddy's November pick of the best new releases, as chosen by books editor Kerry Potter.

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