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The best new books out in 2022

A month-by-month guide to the most exciting fiction, non-fiction and children’s books out in 2022.

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Beautiful stories to transport you

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Must-read debut novels

From historical fiction to horror, iconic classics to contemporary bestsellers, these are the first novels to add to your reading list, as chosen by our readers.

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Classics our readers loved

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Books adapted into films and TV

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96 must-read classics, as chosen by our readers

We asked you for your must-read classics; in honour of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, here is one book for her every year, from iconic bestsellers to lesser-known gems.

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Gripping reads that will have you hooked

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Audiobooks we love

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