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Books

The team at Hive.co.uk love books. Big ones, small ones, fiction, non-fiction, illustrated... the beauty of books is that there is such an incredible amount of choice and something to suit every age and interest!

There are hundreds of New Releases each week and plenty more Coming Soon. If you're feeling overwhelmed by the numerous options, why not check out our weekly Bestselling Books Top 20 and see what other Hive customers have been buying? Be sure to take a look at our Book of the Month, Children's Book of the Month, and Author of the Month features to learn more about our top picks.

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Discover the latest in Fiction with popular genres such as FantasyRomanceThrillers, or new facts, theories, and ideas in Non-Fiction subjects like CraftsFood & DrinkHome & Garden, or Sport.

You can also help the children in your life to develop a love of reading from an early age with Picture Books through their teenage years with Young Adult Fiction, support their Education, and keep them occupied with Activity Books.

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Shakespeare Day

Welcome, noble lords and ladies, to the grand celebration of Shakespeare Day!

Immerse yourself in the magic of Shakespeare's timeless tales, from his world famous plays to educational tools. Whatever you'd like, we've got you covered. Happy Shakespeare Day!

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About William Shakespeare

Highly Recommended

Shakespeare : The Man Who Pays The Rent - Judi Dench

Let Dame Judi Dench take you behind the scenes of a life loving the Bard – as she shares her story with, and enduring affection for, William Shakespeare.

'A wonderful mixture of appreciation and anecdote' Financial Times, Books of the Year

£25.00

£20.89

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The King's Jewel : from the bestselling author comes a new historical fiction novel of strength and survival - Elizabeth Chadwick

*Now with an exclusive extract of Elizabeth Chadwick's next novel, The Royal Rebel - only in the paperback!*Wales, 1093. The warm, comfortable family life of young Nesta, daughter of Prince Rhys of Deheubarth, is destroyed when her father is killed and she is taken hostage.

Her honour is further tarnished when she is taken as an unwilling concubine by King William's ruthless younger brother...

£9.99

£9.49

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