In need of a new tome to get stuck into? Where better to get book inspiration than style magazine of all style magazines, Vogue? The high-fashion glossy has us promptly adding to our pile with their edit of nine spring reads. From witty tales of family life to hard hitting literary collaborations, these Vogue-approved reads are set to be un-put-downable. We can’t wait to read.
A witty tale of family life, A Spool of Blue Thread, has all the hallmarks of a classic Anne Tyler work as it’s brimming with insight and humour. In this poignant yet unsentimental tale she charts the stories of The Whitshanks, newly arrived in Baltimore in the 1920s.
God Help the Child, the first novel by Toni Morrison to be set in our time, has at its heart a tale about the devastating consequences of a light-skinned mother who rejects her dark-skinned child.