Alex Shaw’s Top 10 Action Films

Traditionally at this time of year we all spend an awful lot of time indoors, and this year the amount of time we are indoors is just awful. To distract myself, in the evenings I’ve turned to film. No I’ve not made a documentary or recorded my supper; I’ve started… Read More
Safe and Sound

Read an Extract of Safe and Sound!

Safe and Sound, the gripping new psychological thriller by Philippa East is out next week! To celebrate, we’ve got an exclusive extract for you. In this sneak peak, we meet our protagonist Jennifer as she goes to confront a tenant who has failed to pay their rent…… Read More
Valentines Day

Fall in love with reading this Valentine’s Day!

For Valentine’s Day this year, we’re going to do what we love most of all… curl up with a good book! To help you celebrate, we’re inviting you to do the same by giving you the chance to win a brilliant bundle of HQ books that… Read More
Pop Tart

BOSH! PB&J Pop Tarts

Personally, we think Valentine’s Day is all about treating yourself as much as it’s about treating the ones you love, so why not indulge in a little breakfast in bed this weekend?! You + these delicious BOSH! PB&J Pop Tarts = a match made in heaven.   Makes 4 1… Read More
Find You First

Read the first chapter of Find You First!

Find You First, the latest gripping thriller from international bestselling author Linwood Barclay, is out this week! If you can’t wait until Thursday, here is a sneak preview of the first chapter. You can either read it here on the blog, or on a more phone friendly… Read More
A Fatal Affair

Read an extract from A Fatal Affair

To celebrate the upcoming publication of A Fatal Affair, book 6 in the Ryder and Loveday series, we have an exclusive extract for you to read! Here is your sneak preview of DI Harry Jennings getting ready for a meeting with the Superintendent… A… Read More
Spag Bol

#BigBOSH: Super Meaty Spag Bol

For this recipe we blitz up some high-quality plant-based sausages, then brown them. Spring onions are quick to sauté, so we can make our bolognese sauce in the same time the pasta takes to cook. Absolutely ingenious, and a great way to satisfy the whole family after a long day!… Read More

Age and Ageism with Anne Mayer Bird

Age is on many minds at the moment; it’s everywhere we look. Anne Mayer Bird, co-author of Good Grief, discusses age and ageism in life today compared to a year ago.   AGE AND AGEISM I just got home from my second Covid vaccine injection. The very… Read More
#BigBOSH Toad in the Hole sausage

#BigBOSH: Toad in the Hole

Our childhoods were packed with fond memories of our secondary school, High Storrs, where they cooked delicious school dinners. Toad in the hole was a classic lunch for us back then, oop North in Yorkshire. So when we met a BOSH! fan who shared their beloved hack for this dish,… Read More
Banana Cake

#BOSHBakes: Banana Microwave Cake

Need a showstopping dessert or birthday cake in a hurry? We’ve got you covered! The sponge for this cake is cooked in the microwave so it really is the work of moments. The key here is not to hold back on the decoration – we heartily approve of throwing the… Read More

HQ Reads: Book Recommendations From Our Team

New year, new blog series! Every month, we will be bringing you book recommendations from our team. For the month of January we have three recommendations! We have Finn from editorial, Rebecca from audio, and Imie from marketing. Read on to find out what books they’ve enjoyed recently…   FINN… Read More
Breaking Out

Breaking Out: The incredible true story of Janice Nix

Breaking Out is the story of Janice Nix. Janice Nix lived a life of crime. Groomed to work as a shoplifter in London’s West End, she entered a glamorous underworld of beautiful possessions – and drugs. As she rose to the top of her criminal empire, Janice achieved the… Read More