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Book of the Month

Our bookclub read for June is Hard Pushed by midwife Leah Hazard – an eye-opening account of life on the labour ward and a moving and candid love letter to new mothers and fellow midwives.

Grab a copy and join us in reading.


Book giveaways


Check out our competitions for a chance to win some great books, such as the brand new That's not my flamingo…, perfect for the youngest of readers.

The best children's books


When it comes to the world of children’s literature, there is so much to explore with your little (and not-so-little) ones. Here’s a roundup of the children’s books that come highly recommended by Mumsnet users.

6 must-read thrillers

Looking for your next thrilling read? Whether it's by the pool or curled up on the sofa, prepare to have your spine truly tingling, your teeth a-chattering and your heart a-racing with these six books.

Blitz those nits with Mumsnet

How to Blitz Nits (and other Nasties) is a witty but also practical guide to zapping childhood 'nasties', full of great tips from Mumsnetters. Buy your copy now, and check out our other great books.

Tried and tested: best parenting books

New mother with baby

Becoming, and then being a parent through all the different life stages can be pretty overwhelming. These books have been tried, tested, and recommended by Mumsnet users. Find the best parenting book for you.

Encourage your child to read

Reluctant reader

If you've spent more time pleading, bargaining, and bribing your kids to read than they've actually spent with a book, you need to check out Mumsnetters' top tips for getting your kids to love reading.