The Man Booker International Prize 2018 Shortlist

If you’re looking for modern fiction recommendations, then look no further than the 6 books on the Man Booker International Prize 2018 shortlist. The awards celebrates the best international fiction novels that have been translated into English and published in the UK, with the prize being split between the author and the translator. Continue reading “The Man Booker International Prize 2018 Shortlist”

Introducing Our 10 Greatest Novels Of All Time


Great novels are enjoyed around the world and are called great because they appeal to the complex nature of us as human beings. A great novel can make you laugh, cry or even feel inspired to write a book for yourself.

For those yet to sample the adventure and intrigue that comes with reading one of the greats we have put together what we think is the top 10 greatest novels of all time.

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Free Audio Books for English Learners

There are many ways to improve your listening skills when you don’t have access to native English speakers. These include podcasts, television and radio. Another resource that has become increasingly popular in recent years is audio books. See our list of recommended free audio books for English learners below. Continue reading “Free Audio Books for English Learners”

Kindle eBook Reader Comparison 2018


In 2007 Amazon launched the original Kindle, achieving great success. Now more than 10 years later, the Kindle range continues to lead the way and dominate the market. With both the original Kindle and All New Oasis now supporting audio books through audible, they are looking more attractive than ever to digital book consumers. There are various types of Kindle devices available from Amazon, including their single-purpose e-readers and Fire tablet range. To find out which one is best for you, take a look at the comparison table below. Continue reading “Kindle eBook Reader Comparison 2018”

Travel Books: 12 Reads to Spark Your Wanderlust

Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator by Roald Dahl

Travel books have inspired many to take the plunge and go in search of that ultimate adventure. Reading about other people’s journeys conjure up those feelings of excitement and nervousness as you begin to form new ideas. Then before you know it, you’re exactly where you never expected to be! These books also enable you to relive your own experiences, as well as to live vicariously through the eyes of a fellow adventurer.

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