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6 of the best books to snuggle up with

It’s cold, it's wet and we’re in lockdown. What better excuse to lose yourself in one of these brilliant books from Chorleywood Bookshop, with a set bundled up for you to WIN!

Rickmansworth’s long-time local (the bookstore set up shop 45 years ago with another store in Bucks 30 years ago) may have had to close its doors in lockdown, but its team of passionate bookworms, including the lovely Lara, are still busy behind the scenes, setting up online events with new authors on the block, pre-ordering the latest releases for click and collect, and giving Muddy the lowdown on THE best books to snuggle up with this month. Thanks, Lara! Oh, and did we mention that you can win all six of them?

Such a fun Age by Kiley Reid

Such a fun Age by Kiley Reid

“I loved this sharp, pacy, whip-smart satire of white privilege, racial dynamics and wokeness set in modern-day America. A hugely enjoyable and impressive read that will have you racing to the end.”

The Offing by Benjamin Myers

The Offing by Benjamin Myer

“A gorgeous, compassionate book that demonstrates the power of human connection. Alongside its themes of hope, individualism and recovery, this lyrical novel also highlights the beauty of the natural world.”

Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman

Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman

“Thrilling, moving and laugh-out-loud funny, this witty whodunit is Richard’s (presenter of Pointless and Richard Osman’s House of Games) first novel. A great read the whole Chorleywood Bookshop team enjoyed.”

The Lying Life of Adults by Elena Ferrante

The Lying Life of Adults by Elena Ferrante

“This thoroughly absorbing novel tells the story of Giovanna, an adolescent girl living in a divided Naples, caught between the respectable surroundings of her parents and the visceral world of her Aunt Vittoria. Fans of the Neapolitan Novels will find much to appreciate here.”

V for Victory, by Lissa Evans

V for Victory, by Lissa Evans

“This is such a funny, moving, warm-hearted book about the relationship between young Noel and his guardian, Vee, in the midst of WW2. Traditional, captivating storytelling at its very best.”

Mr Wilder and Me by Jonathan Coe

Mr Wilder and Me by Jonathan Coe

“A wonderfully charming, warm-hearted book. At once a gentle coming-of-age story and an affectionate portrayal of one of Hollywood’s greatest directors. A compassionate, bittersweet novel about ageing, creativity and cultural change.”

Chorleywood Bookshop: 4 New Parade, Chorleywood, Rickmansworth WD3 5NJ

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2 comments on “6 of the best books to snuggle up with”

  • Linda January 21, 2021

    Great selection of books

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    • edinchief February 24, 2021

      So glad you liked them, Linda – did you enter the comp to win them? If so, we’re picking the winner today, so good luck!

      Reply

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