Picador Books

Picador Books

@picadorbooks

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'We believe the way the story is told is just as important as the story itself.' 📖

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Lovely to see @Waterstones feature Kololo Hill here as part of a Refugee Week email. 💛

#kololohill

More books here https://t.co/ISzk66vsi0 https://t.co/o6RYW42Wtx

Lovely to see @Waterstones feature Kololo Hill here as part of a Refugee Week email. 💛 #kololohill More books here https://t.co/ISzk66vsi0 https://t.co/o6RYW42Wtx

Happy #Bloomsday! A celebration of Joyce' Ulysses and the day he and his wife-to-be Nora Barnacle had their first romantic outing.

The monologue at the end of Ulysses was inspired by Nora – a more 'colourful' version can be found in @mcmonaglewriter's #LauraCassidysWalkofFame https://t.co/dA3Xl5fUt3

Happy #Bloomsday! A celebration of Joyce' Ulysses and the day he and his wife-to-be Nora Barnacle had their first romantic outing. The monologue at the end of Ulysses was inspired by Nora – a more 'colourful' version can be found in @mcmonaglewriter's #LauraCassidysWalkofFame https://t.co/dA3Xl5fUt3

Women journalists reported on some of the pivotal moments of the Second World War @judithmackrell charts the careers of six war correspondents who overcame significant obstacles to report from the front lines @HistoryExtra https://t.co/VlPpCdFoq2

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Very excited! Husband’s terrific new novel The Painter’s Friend finally in my eager palm!! Published By Picador - out July 8th❤️💜❤️ https://t.co/illFKgdEMj

Very excited! Husband’s terrific new novel The Painter’s Friend finally in my eager palm!! Published By Picador - out July 8th❤️💜❤️ https://t.co/illFKgdEMj

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An unforgettable, beautifully written and necessary novel about a young refugee boy, his flight from Syria with his family and his experiences of crossing the Mediterranean alone. 

WHAT STRANGE PARADISE by @omarelakkad.

19 August. Request on NetGalley https://t.co/i4JTa7nU3F https://t.co/4xDgaPKPQz

An unforgettable, beautifully written and necessary novel about a young refugee boy, his flight from Syria with his family and his experiences of crossing the Mediterranean alone. WHAT STRANGE PARADISE by @omarelakkad. 19 August. Request on NetGalley https://t.co/i4JTa7nU3F https://t.co/4xDgaPKPQz

In Sarah Moss’s Fiction, There’s No Holiday from History (via @NewYorker) https://t.co/zv7cCsFTq2 https://t.co/6D5ZuOGYQA

In Sarah Moss’s Fiction, There’s No Holiday from History (via @NewYorker) https://t.co/zv7cCsFTq2 https://t.co/6D5ZuOGYQA

We can't wait for tomorrow's episode of @BBCTwo's #BetweenTheCovers with @sarajcox, featuring last year's 'Big Hitter' SHUGGIE BAIN by @Doug_D_Stuart ❤️ 📚 https://t.co/CaohUDfTvz https://t.co/x6ICNLpZYW
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We can't wait for tomorrow's episode of @BBCTwo's #BetweenTheCovers with @sarajcox, featuring last year's 'Big Hitter' SHUGGIE BAIN by @Doug_D_Stuart ❤️ 📚 https://t.co/CaohUDfTvz https://t.co/x6ICNLpZYW

Women journalists reported on some of the pivotal moments of the Second World War. @JudithMackrell explores the experiences of six women war correspondents who broke some of the key stories of the Second World War @HistoryExtra https://t.co/ewfrdf2ZsI

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A conversation about building Utopian Communities and 'The Dartington Experiment'  with @Anna_Neima @DartingtonTrust #TheUtopians
https://t.co/b4dFQH2zNN https://t.co/DSOvmN2SVT

A conversation about building Utopian Communities and 'The Dartington Experiment' with @Anna_Neima @DartingtonTrust #TheUtopians https://t.co/b4dFQH2zNN https://t.co/DSOvmN2SVT

Quoted @bookshop_org_UK

We are so excited to present two live virtual events to celebrate Independent Bookshop Week, 19-26 June. Acclaimed authors Sarah Moss and @IngridPersaud, and @lemnsissay and @gracedent will take the virtual stage in support of indie bookshops 📚 https://t.co/RQdV59orhD https://t.co/r8oBiZLltI

We are so excited to present two live virtual events to celebrate Independent Bookshop Week, 19-26 June. 
Acclaimed authors Sarah Moss and @IngridPersaud, and @lemnsissay and @gracedent will take the virtual stage in support of indie bookshops 📚  https://t.co/RQdV59orhD https://t.co/r8oBiZLltI

If you buy a copy of the paperback edition of Sarah Moss's #Summerwater, looking stunning & out next week, you get free entry to an exclusive #IBW2021 event next Tues 22 June: Sarah Moss & Ingrid Persaud in conv. re their #IndieBookAwards-shortlisted novels. That's a win-win! 👇 https://t.co/TVN6ZY4ZL6

From the bestselling author of Breasts and Eggs and international literary sensation @mieko_kawakami, comes HEAVEN, a beautiful and devastatingly brutal novel about adolescence violence and the nature of friendship. 

⛅️OUT NOW https://t.co/pWewRK8wn3 https://t.co/QCce0wAQEZ

From the bestselling author of Breasts and Eggs and international literary sensation @mieko_kawakami, comes HEAVEN, a beautiful and devastatingly brutal novel about adolescence violence and the nature of friendship. ⛅️OUT NOW https://t.co/pWewRK8wn3 https://t.co/QCce0wAQEZ

Luster by @RavenLeilani blazes into @BritishVogue's 'Absolute Best Summer Reads For 2021' ☀️🌡️ 'If you enjoyed Sally Rooney’s Conversations with Friends or Halle Butler’s The New Me, make a point of reading Raven Leilani’s debut novel at once...' https://t.co/9SB5NONVFf https://t.co/Llu4eHfQMm

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A compelling and intimate read about the joys and pleasures of running, the highs and lows of life, the history and landscape of Ireland, and so much more. 

The Running Book is out in paperback on 24th June https://t.co/t9yejrsDdd https://t.co/HWAL0Z4vtc

A compelling and intimate read about the joys and pleasures of running, the highs and lows of life, the history and landscape of Ireland, and so much more. The Running Book is out in paperback on 24th June https://t.co/t9yejrsDdd https://t.co/HWAL0Z4vtc

'Educational, ground-breaking and meticulously well-researched. Her concluding remarks are that “a brave new world of sentience awaits,” for readers daring enough to pick up a copy, the new world begins.' - @reactionlife Sentient is out 24th June 🐙 https://t.co/97xZsETEy9

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A common theme appearing in early reader reviews for Michelle Zauner's stunning New York Times bestselling memoir Crying in H Mart . . . 

Pre-order your copy today (and keep a box of tissues close). 😭

5 August 2021.

https://t.co/RUBc0bWFOo https://t.co/Mk755cyhdx

A common theme appearing in early reader reviews for Michelle Zauner's stunning New York Times bestselling memoir Crying in H Mart . . . Pre-order your copy today (and keep a box of tissues close). 😭 5 August 2021. https://t.co/RUBc0bWFOo https://t.co/Mk755cyhdx

"The novel is powered not by the local tensions it depicts but by the existential conflict underpinning them." (via @NewYorker) https://t.co/xvNFnE0jlm

Summerwater by Sarah Moss. Out now in paperback: https://t.co/lQOcOMmgJm https://t.co/nyh3jMGYmu

"The novel is powered not by the local tensions it depicts but by the existential conflict underpinning them." (via @NewYorker) https://t.co/xvNFnE0jlm Summerwater by Sarah Moss. Out now in paperback: https://t.co/lQOcOMmgJm https://t.co/nyh3jMGYmu

Quoted @aliceTTimes

Helping llamas and cracking down on ferret smuggling is not a substitute for a real commitment to animal welfare. My column on why the Government needs to find a sustainable plan for local food from British farmers if it really cares about animals. https://t.co/9qmty2uEOK

‘Sentient by @JackieHiggins_ shows we are right to treat all other species with more respect. Animals are far more complex and intertwined with humans than we realised.’ Out 24th June 🐙 https://t.co/VFPKHl8W0V

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The perfect read to kickstart marathon training round 2!

Beautifully crafted, engaging and insightful, The Running Book by John Connell is a life affirming read about the nature of happiness. 

Out in paperback 24th June ☘️ https://t.co/BI2Ar7vcPi

The perfect read to kickstart marathon training round 2! Beautifully crafted, engaging and insightful, The Running Book by John Connell is a life affirming read about the nature of happiness. Out in paperback 24th June ☘️ https://t.co/BI2Ar7vcPi

"Whenever I saw things happen to her, I got this sharp pain in my chest, but as bad as it hurt there was nothing I could do. I didn’t want her knowing that I saw her."

Read an extract from HEAVEN by @mieko_kawakami via @lithub.

Out in the UK now!

https://t.co/5hEXVu7APb https://t.co/pJJjZZQYrW

"Whenever I saw things happen to her, I got this sharp pain in my chest, but as bad as it hurt there was nothing I could do. I didn’t want her knowing that I saw her." Read an extract from HEAVEN by @mieko_kawakami via @lithub. Out in the UK now! https://t.co/5hEXVu7APb https://t.co/pJJjZZQYrW

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