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My Dear Bessie


My Dear Bessie

The wartime correspondence of Chris Barker and Bessie Moore was brought to life on stage in Canongate's 'Letters Live' series. Now, answering popular demand, My Dear Bessie offers readers the whole story in one volume.
 

We’re delighted to be launching this incredible collection with a special event with Simon Garfield and Louise Brealey
 

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New Year, New You Offer

January offer


The turn of the year is a classic time for reflection and change, and if you need a little more inspiration, who better to turn to than the likes of Oliver Burkeman, Dan Pink, Maria Konnikova and Dan Eagleman? Better yet, we're offering 30% off selected titles!
 

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Miranda July on Procrastination

It's been a year...

MIRANDA JULY

Author Miranda July tells us about the moment that procrastination set her writing free.

The Peanuts Guide to Happiness

The Peanuts Guide to Happiness

CHARLES M. SCHULZ

"It's impossible to be gloomy when you're sitting behind a marshmallow". We couldn't agree more.

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Redeployment by Phil Klay

Extract from Redeployment

PHIL KLAY

Read an extract from Phil Klay's award-winning book 'Redeployment', a timeless portrait of the tragedy and folly of war.


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In Real Life by Chris Killen

A hilarious, heart-breaking and decade-spanning portrait of a generation, from the author of The Bird Room

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The King by Kader Abdolah

An extraordinary novel about the making of modern Iran – a bestseller in Europe and now published in English for the first time.

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Guantánamo Diary

An unprecedented international publishing event: the first and only diary written by a still-imprisoned Guantánamo detainee.

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