Book of the Month

Our March Book of the Month is Everyone Brave is Forgiven, Chris Cleave's compelling and impeccably researched war-novel. Apply for a free copy and read ahead of the author webchat on Monday 27 March.



Win Joanna Trollope's new book

The day Stacey Grant loses her job feels like the last day of her life and she's glad to have 'the girls' – her best friends from uni days – to fall back on. But without the distraction of work, a betrayal emerges that threatens to shake the four women's friendship to its core.

Apply for one of 30 copies of City of Friends and find out more about bestselling author, Joanna Trollope.

Apply for a chilling thriller


The next installment in our Crime and Thriller book club features a psychopath to rival even Hannibal Lecter. Only those with nerves of steel and a night light should take on this terrifying cat-and-mouse game between a sinister collector and a troubled detective. Apply for one of 50 copies of Rattle now.

World Book Day 2017

Ready for World Book Day 2017? Fear not the costume drama – we've made it easy for you by thinking up tons of costume ideas and gathering together our favourite children's books

Win a Jacqueline Wilson library

To celebrate her new World Book Day book, Butterfly Beach, we want to know which was your favourite Jacqueline Wilson book growing up? And do your DCs have different favourites today? Let us know to win a whole library of Jackie Wilson books, worth £100.

Make a Peppa Pig costume

Peppa Pig has her own special World Book Day book this year! To celebrate, we're showing you how to make a quick and easy Peppa Pig costume in less than 10 minutes. It'll solve your World Book Day woes in a flash.

7 thrillers with mindblowing twists

Think thrillers are predictable? Be proved wrong with these 7 nail-biting books

Win a book + Spabreaks voucher

Happy book cover

Nobody's perfect, but when it comes to parenting we often give ourselves a hard time. We want to hear about the little things you do that make you a perfect parent, just the way you are. Tell us for a chance to win a copy of Fearne Cotton's Happy and a £100 SpaBreaks voucher – valid at over 700 spas.

February Book of the Month

Our February pick, A Boy Made of Blocks, tells the uplifting story of a father and his autistic son who forge a relationship through the medium of Minecraft. Grab a copy and join the discussion throughout the month. The author Keith Stuart joins us in March to answer your questions.

Books not to miss this year

Book of the month 2017

We've got our reading list for the first half of the year sorted – find out what books are on it and get ahead of the game!




Mumsnet guides

Mumsnet Book of Bedtime Stories

Did you know that in addition to the vast repository of wisdom that is Mumsnet Talk, you can also get some of the best bits in book form? Find out more about our Mumsnet guides, including the Book of Bedtime Stories written by Mumsnetters