Are you still looking for the perfect beach read for this summer? Joanna Cantor’s ALTERNATIVE REMEDIES FOR LOSS is perfect for kicking back by the ocean. This moving coming-of-age novel follows a young woman from New York to an ashram in India as she tries to make sense of a vanished mother's legacy. Real Simple calls it, “The EAT, PRAY, LOVE for the millennial generation.”
Slytherins! Your celebrity house champions include Lin-Manuel Miranda, star of HAMILTON, and Ariana Grande (and if she can get along with a Gryffindor, so can you!). But who is your favourite Slytherin, as a character or in real life? .
Don't forget you can enter our competition to be the Slytherin House Champion (see Monday's post) if you live in UK, Ireland, Australia or New Zealand!
#Slytherin #slytherinpride #housepride #ChamberofSecrets #harrypotter20
“Social satire + cultural insight whipped into a yummy froth! You'll laugh + shed a tiny precious tear, my petals!” –Margaret Atwood, via Twitter
How do we recognize authenticity when storytelling has been co-opted by marketing? That’s the question Lilian Quick asks herself in Sarah Selecky’s sharp new novel. Lilian works painting portraits of pet auras, struggling to find inner peace while building her #brand
. When her estranged cousin, internet-famous lifestyle guru Eleven Novak, shows up and offers Lilian a spot in her expensive leadership and marketing brand in NYC, Lilian can’t say no. But can she really trust Eleven? Out in the US on Dec 4th!
‘A provocative rallying cry’– Red
A toolkit for change for dissenting adults, from one of the most urgent and vibrant feminist voices of our time. BITCH DOCTRINE by Laurie Penny is out now in paperback with a new preface and extra essays.
Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes makes the case that one percenters like him should pay their fortune forward in a radically simple way: a guaranteed income for working people. Learn more in FAIR SHOT: Rethinking Inequality and How We Earn. #FairShot
Trouble can find you anywhere... We took THE OPPOSITE OF HERE on a cruise for today’s #MachieMonday
to see if trouble and excitement would find us like it does in this new thriller from @taraaltebrando
! This perfect summer read is out now in the US (and coming next month in Australia to keep you warm too!).
Slytherin week is here! We're looking for the best 🐍 house champion and as the house of pride, we are expecting A LOT OF HOUSE PRIDE! Post your photo that shows why you're the ultimate #Slytherin
house champion, tagging @bloomsburypublishing
in the photo, #HousePride
. The best photo, as chosen by you, will WIN THE SLYTHERIN HOUSE EDITIONS of Chamber of Secrets. You have until Friday 10am (BST) to post.
RULES: (full t&cs link in bio)
1. Please do NOT feature unofficial merchandise.
2. This competition is open to UK, ROI, AU and NZ residents (this is just because of competition laws in the offices we publish these books!).
We'll share the best, and open voting on Saturday for you all to decide on the ultimate Slytherin House champion!
Next week will be the Ravenclaw takeover, as we build-up to the publication of the House Editions of HARRY POTTER AND THE CHAMBER OF SECRETS (out 28th June).
We're celebrating #FathersDay
with these books that have really cool dads in them! Who is your favorite fictional dad?
On Father's Day, for those that no longer have their fathers, godfathers or the father figures in their lives, remember this scene from HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS.
James Potter and Sirius Black - ❤️❤️
Taken from our video of the '20 most memorable moments from the Harry Potter books'. Animation by @robotninjaco