11 best books by women of colour

From electrifying debuts to the latest from some of the most established voices in contemporary literature, here is our pick of the new releases

11 best London guide books

From bustling bars in Brixton to sight-seeing on South Bank, make the most of your trip to the UK capital

8 best Burma books

Get the most out of Southeast Asia’s final frontier with some well-chosen literature

7 best political biographies

From insights into the lives of America’s two would-be presidents to tales of triumph over Isis, get stuck into one of these newly published or reissued tomes

14 best vegetarian cookbooks

It's a great time to be a veggie, and these new releases, packed full of diverse and delicious recipes, prove it

10 best feminist books

From reissued classics to new and exciting voices, here are the reads which analyse and celebrate women in society

10 best book club reads

From an exploration of raising a transgender child to an imagined re-telling of famous murders in the 19th century, these are some of the best new conversation-starters