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These courgette chips from JULIA & LIBBY'S WHOLEFOOD KITCHEN are a must-try snack! You will make them once and fall in love.

Made with real mint to colour and flavour the filling, this slice is vegan and free of gluten and dairy. A delicious recipe extract from Julia & Libby's Wholefood Kitchen.

There’s lots to look forward to in the cinemas if you’re a crime & thriller fan – from Jack Reacher and Robert Langdon, to Paula Hawkins and Jo Nesbo; these film adaptations are looking mighty tasty. Here’s a list of our top 5 heading to a big screen near you soon, so check ‘em out and make sure you’ve read the book before you see the movie! Because it’s ok to see that person.

‘In this, my first novel, Jean tells her public and private versions of an adored husband and happy marriage turned upside down when a child vanishes and the police and press arrive on her doorstep.’

Preparations for food writer and TV cook Nigella Lawson’s visit to New Zealand are well underway. According to promoter, Duco Events, two exclusive banquet dinners, in collaboration with Penguin Random House, will feature as part of her tour and are set to be a roaring success.

Get to know Chelsea Winter a little better and take a look at our 10 quick questions that she answered about food and cooking.

Take a look at this recipe for Dark and Sumptuous Chocolate Cake from Nigella Lawson's new cookbook, SIMPLY NIGELLA.

A beautiful Pavlova recipe except just in time for Christmas from Karla Goodwin's stunning new cookbook - BLUEBELLS CAKERY: SWEET & SAVOURY.

A tasty Cranberry Sauce recipe except just in time for Christmas, from Karla Goodwin's stunning new cookbook - BLUEBELLS CAKERY: SWEET & SAVOURY.

Michael Joseph, Penguin Random House, announced today it will publish number one Sunday Times and No. 1 international bestselling author Sylvia Day’s One with You, the highly anticipated fifth and final novel in the global blockbuster Crossfire series on April 5, 2016.