Book of the Month

Our second read of the summer is Lullaby – Leïla Slimani's award-winning domestic noir and dark exploration of the relationship between a middle-class Parisian couple and their nanny, wrapped up in a gripping psychological thriller. Join us in reading it ahead of the author webchat on Tuesday 11 September between 9 and 10 pm.


Summer book club: Why Mummy Swears

Why Mummy Swears book

This July we've been reading Gill Sims' number one bestselling follow up to the much-loved Why Mummy Drinks. Why Mummy Swears promises more laughs and nods of recognition over the summer hols. Join us and grab a copy ahead of the author webchat on 5 September.

Win a copy of The Tiger Who Came to Tea Party Book

The Tiger has been coming to tea for 50 glorious years, so celebrate 50 years of magic with The Tiger Who Came to Tea Party Book. This incredible book contains all you need for your own very special party

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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.

Win a copy of Part-Time Working Mummy and £350 SpaBreak vouchers

Win the ultimate getaway with a £350 SpaBreaks voucher and a copy of Part-Time Working Mummy: A Patchwork Life by Rachaele Hambleton

Summer reads

Woman listening to an audiobook

Looking for an unreasonable number of books to cram into your suitcase? You've come to the right place. Whether you're after thrillers or true stories, addictive beach reads or sci-fi, these are the books you need to crack open. Bye bye, social life.

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.


Looking for recommendations? See what Mumsnetters are reading, or leave a review of your own.

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.

Win a set of football heroes books


To celebrate the launch of the World Cup 2018 we're offering four lucky winners the chance to win two sets of limited edition football heroes books; that's no less than 12 books for each winner!

Win a set of The Princess in Black books

Who says princesses can't wear black? Princess Magnolia ditches her flouncy dresses and becomes the Princess in Black. We’re offering five lucky winners the chance to discover more of the story with a set of the first four The Princess in Black books

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