Claire Handscombe

Claire Handscombe moved from Europe to DC in 2012, ostensibly to study for an MFA in Creative Writing, but actually – let’s be honest – because of an obsession with The West Wing. She is the author of Unscripted, a novel about a young woman with a celebrity crush and a determined plan, and the editor of Walk With Us: How The West Wing Changed Our Lives. She also hosts the Brit Lit Podcast, a fortnightly show of news and views from British books and publishing. Blog: the Brit Lit Blog. Twitter: @BookishClaire

Where to Start with Books on Personality Types

If you want to understand yourself and other people better, give these nine books on personality types a try!

6 British Books Coming to the U.S. in April

Watch out for these British books hitting the shelves in the U.S. this month.

10 Books Like LITTLE FIRES EVERYWHERE To Read After The Show

If you loved the book or are enjoying the series, you might want to check out these books like LITTLE FIRES EVERYWHERE that share similar themes.

Online Bookstore for Indies Reaches a New Milestone

Bookshop.org has reached a new milestone in generating revenue for independent bookstores.

How to Support Authors With Books Out During Social Isolation

If you're looking for ways to help support your favorite authors while social distancing limits access to new releases, check out this guide.

Books for When Anxiety Makes it Hard to Concentrate

If you want to read, but are having a tough time focusing on stories, try these breezy, quick reads to break out of that anxiety-induced slump.

5 British Books Coming to the U.S. in March

Check out these 2020 new releases hopping the pond from Britain to the U.S. this month.

DEAR MR. YOU: 30 Quotes from Mary-Louise Parker’s Memoir

Take a peek behind Mary-Louise Parker's memoir with these 30 quotes.

21 Fascinating And Fun Bilingual Children’s Books

These bilingual children's books will help you bring Spanish, French, Mandarin, and other languages into your child's reading time.

7 Books We Judged By Their Covers

We all do it, don't we? Here are some books these Rioters judged by their covers.

6 Books To Read After ELEANOR OLIPHANT IS COMPLETELY FINE

If you, like so many, were enchanted by this buzzy book and want more, check out these books like ELEANOR OLIPHANT IS COMPLETELY FINE.

5 Great British Books Coming to the U.S. in February

Add these British books coming to the US this month to your TBR.

6 Reasons Why Bookish Friends are the Best Friends

Why are reader friends the best friends? Let us count the ways. Check out one reader's opinion on why bookish friends are so fantastic.

How to Find the Right Books For You

Whether drawing a blank or suffering from a reading slump, we all need help finding the right books sometimes. Here are tips for making it happen.

14 Insightful Quotes from THE MOTHERS by Brit Bennett

14 fabulous quotes from THE MOTHERS by Brit Bennett.