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  • Seeking literary inspiration?

    Well, you're in the right place. Muddy's pro bookworm Kerry Potter picks the best June reads for you. And you can win the lot!

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    Need a new book?

    Well, you're in the right place. Muddy's pro bookworm Kerry Potter has a bumper selection of May's rave reads for you. And you can win the lot!

  • Rebel rebel

    We adore this illustrated children's book about kick-ass women, published just in time for International Women's Day. Nab a copy and your daughter will love you forever.

  • Where Clover goes

    Oxfordshire-based Clover Stroud, author of bestselling memoir Wild Other, lets us in on her coolest local hangouts.

  • Muddy Book Club

    Muddy's pro-bookworm Kerry Potter is all about real-life stories this month. Well, the truth is often stranger than fiction, after all.

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    The best January reads

    Hiding under the duvet or plonked on the sofa? Don't blame you. Here's what to read while you hibernate.

  • The top 10 children’s books

    The very best stories of 2017 to inspire young, imaginative minds, as chosen by Banbury indie experts (and Muddy faves) Book & Ink.

  • The Top 10 books for Teens

    From Philip Pullman's latest to a You Tube sensation who really does have something to say, these young adult releases are perfect, lo-fi stocking fillers.

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