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‘Groundbreaking’: shortlist for 2020 Booker prize is more diverse than ever The six-strong shortlist for this year’s prestigious literary award includes four women and four people of colour Arts Culture World
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By the book: the UK’s indie booksellers bounce back Online behemoths like Amazon may be cheaper, but can anything beat a real shop run by a book-lover? As indie bookshops grow in number for th... Arts Culture UK
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The rare book business for great works by women When she realised that collections of rare literary works are dominated by male authors, AN Devers set about balancing the books Society
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People take the place of books in the global Human Library Think you can read people? You can at the Human Library, an international project that aims to dissolve prejudices by getting people to talk... Society
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A book featuring 60 inspirational women aims to embolden a new generation of girls Why do girls struggle to name female role models beyond fashion or social media celebrities? A book that showcases 60 inspiring women is bei... Society
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Can you really colour yourself content? As mindfulness colouring books dominate shop shelves, we look at the wellbeing benefits of this new take on child’s play Culture
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