Books

Books

The best books to suit every taste and genre. We tell you the best places to buy them. We’ve got you covered with our selection of top rated books. Whether you want a book to help you escape, unwind, relax or get inspired to cook. Additionally we provide a selection of books that suit every taste. No matter what genre you like, we choose the books to get you inspired to read. 

summer must-read

Summer Must-Read: Mother Anguish by Basia Briggs

We review Mother Anguish, the latest novel by Basia Briggs who's fascinating saga of a troubled life is a summer must-read Words Pendle Harte We review Mother Anguish by Basia Briggs, the latest summer must-read Basia Briggs –...
the london loom

A Stitch in Time: Absolutely Meets The London Loom

Absolutely talks to Francesca Kletz and Brooke Dennison, the two founding ladies of The London Loom, about their new book and unique weaving workshops.
stylish stationery

6 Chic Notebook Brands to Beautify Your Admin this March

Prettify your desk and make your life admin that little bit more aesthetic this March with these six chic notebook brands
new books

5 New Books We’re Reading Now

Escape to another world with the new books loving at the moment. From mysteries to essays, there's something for every reader...
London Restaurant Cookbooks

Sizzle-up a Storm: Our Favourite London Restaurant Cookbooks

From Leon's healthy lunch-box recipe staples to Claridge's over the top and indulgent concoctions - here are our favourite London Restaurant Cookbooks
cookbooks

New Cookbooks: Great Gifts for Chefs this Christmas

From Bermondsey vintage gin recipes, to food photography from the streets of Lisbon - we have found the perfect cookbooks to give your foodie friends at Christmas Words by Miriam Carey The best of this season's...
Wimbledon Book Fest

Wimbledon Bookfest Returns with The Best From the Literary World

The Wimbledon BookFest boasts a unmissable roster of authors, local talent, politics, current affairs, sport, film, music, theatre and children’s events.
Caroline Fleming recipes

Caroline Fleming Recipes: Cook Yourself Happy the Danish Way

Model, presenter, reality TV star and businesswoman Caroline Fleming talks to Absolutely about Cook Yourself Happy: The Danish Way
5 of the Latest Books to Inspire Your Next Interior Decoration Project

5 of the Latest Books to Inspire Your Next Interior Decoration Project

From Scandi minimalism to organised chaos, a flip through these pages will leave you ready to shake things up with your interior decorations
Paper Play: Discover the Latest Books Exploring Graphic Design

Paper Play: Discover the Latest Books Exploring Graphic Design

These two new books focus on graphic design, delving into its evolving history, role in the digital world and its lasting impact

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winter pop-ups

Our Pick of the Best Winter Pop-Ups in London

From the exceptional After Dark experience at Chiswick House & Gardens to fabulous feasting, we've rounded up the capital's best winter pop ups.
Our pick for the best New Year's Eve Parties in London

Our Pick of the Best New Year’s Eve Parties in London

Celebrate New Year's Eve in style with London's best events; from cabaret to five-course feasts, there is something for everyone
hangover

Here’s How You Can Prevent and Cure the Inevitable Festive Hangover

With Christmas parties in full swing and mulled wine on tap, we spoke to the experts at Nosh Detox to get their tips on how to prevent and cure a hangover. 
Native Bankside

Win! A Stay at Native Bankside, Your London Home Away From Home

Absolutely London has teamed up with luxury aparthotel, Native Bankside, to win a one-night’s stay in one of their stunning apartments Native Bankside Boasting an unbeatable...
laura kay microblading

Win! A Microblading Treatment with Laura Kay London Worth £420!

We've teamed up with Laura Kay London to offer one lucky winner their coveted eyebrow microblading service  – the most precise brows you’ll ever...