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Attica Locke, author of the Baileys Prize longlisted thriller Pleasantville, tells us about her inspiration for the novel.

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When Danny at West End Lane Books tweeted his love for Elizabeth Wilson's writing, we sent him a copy of her new book, She Died Young. One thing led to another ...

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We've been out and about enticing the booksellers of Norwich, Essex and London to read Sarah Perry's extraordinary new novel, The Essex Serpent ...

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The Man Booker Prize International 2016 longlist has been announced - and includes Elena Ferrante, Kenzaburō Ōe and Orhan Pamuk. Vive le translation! 

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It's International Women's Day, so we thought it was a great time to introduce you to the women writers who have new books coming out with us this year.

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Kim Echlin tells us how she wrote about the cultural resistance faced by her characters – and by women everywhereRead More

Serpent’s Tail editor Nick Sheerin over-thinks over-thinking while comparing Superabundance and classic existential novels.

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The results of research by The Reading Agency have been released to reveal the top 10 titles read by UK reading groups, with We Need to Talk About Kevin at number three

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A list of some of our favourite bookish Instagrammers. Utopian reading lies within.Read More
DIY Valentine's cards for the Dick in your life.Read More
We're excited to be publishing The Accusation by Bandi, a collection of short stories by a North Korean writer.Read More

The Essex Serpent is Sarah Perry's astonishing new novel. It's not out until June but anticipation is mounting already.

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Commissioning Editor Rebecca Gray tells us what it is about this controversial book that still gets people talking.Read More

Yelena Moskovich's debut The Natashas has been described as 'beautiful, original and distinctive' (Jenni Fagan) and 'a brave, original work' (FT). Here, she describes growing up in Soviet Ukraine.Read More

Adrian McKinty, author of the Sean Duffy thriller series, tells us why he simply couldn't let his badly behaved detective go.

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Sea Lovers is the fantasical, macabre new collection of short stories by Orange Prize-winner Valerie Martin. Read a story hereRead More

Our top blogs of 2015

15 Dec 2015

Here are the interviews, news stories and design features that got you clicking on serpentstail.com in 2015.Read More

There's only one thing better than receiving presents, and it's reading presents. Here's how to make your loved ones very happy this Christmas.

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The author of The Dressmaker shares her experiences of growing up as a dressmaker's daughter, and how Kate Winslet learned to sew to prepare for the role of Tilly Dunnage.Read More
Man’s best friend or internet’s oldest meme? Serpent’s Tail editor Nick Sheerin makes the case for canines.Read More

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