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2016 Classic Challenge: The Color Purple

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- February 2nd, 2016

The Color Purple

If you’re taking part in the 2016 Classics Challenge and are looking for your next read, let us recommend The Color Purple by Alice Walker.  You’ll be in good company, as Emma Watson’s book club, Our Shared Shelf, are reading it this month too. Set in the deep American South between the wars, The Color Purple focuses on the life of Celie, a young black girl born into poverty and segregation. Abused by the man she calls ‘father’, she has two children taken away from her, is separated from her beloved sister Nettie and is…

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Start reading Isy Suttie’s The Actual One

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- January 28th, 2016

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Start reading or listening to Isy Suttie’s brilliantly funny memoir The Actual One now – out in hardback, audio and ebook.

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Start reading The Romanovs by Simon Sebag Montefiore

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- January 26th, 2016

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The Romanovs is the epic new history from the bestselling author of Jerusalem. It is out on 28th January in Hardback and ebook, and you can start reading here.

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Isy Suttie’s spaghetti bolognese picture

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- January 26th, 2016

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If you want to know the full story of Isy Suttie’s spaghetti bolognese picture …

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It’s not love, actually

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- January 22nd, 2016

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Isy Suttie, stand-up and star of Peep Show, talks (and sings) about love, papier mache penguins, the impossibility of staying twenty-something forever and her new book The Actual One. The Actual One by Isy Suttie is out on 28th January in harback, ebook and audio. Read an extract on guardian.co.uk. Listen to an audio extract on Soundcloud.

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