International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day is a global celebration of the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating women’s equality. This International Women’s Day we are thrilled to be highlighting some remarkable women writers that… Read More

WIN the perfect gifts for Mother’s Day!

Worried about what to get your mum for Mother’s Day? Never fear – we’ve got you covered with this amazing competition. For a chance to win this bundle of brilliant books, plus some luxurious Neal’s Yard hand cream and a tasty Hotel Chocolat treat, simply follow… Read More

A Non-Romantic’s Guide to Valentine’s Day with Portia MacIntosh

Valentine’s Day isn’t for everyone. Whether you are single, taken, or ‘it’s complicated’, some people just aren’t down for the lovey-dovey day. Can’t be bothered with cards? Is heart-shaped chocolate the one chocolate you find easy to turn down? Don’t fancy a 14th February date night with all the other… Read More

Books to fall in ❤️ with this Valentine’s Day!

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, Team HQ are feeling full of love and we’d love to share this with you. That’s why we’re giving you the chance to win this gorgeous bundle of HQ titles, complete with a mini Moet and a tasty chocolate treat. Savour feelgood romances… Read More

Win a one year English Heritage membership with A Tapestry of Treason!

To celebrate A Tapestry of Treason‘s paperback publication, we’re offering one reader the chance to win this amazing prize! ‘Packed with drama, danger, romance and history … the perfect reading choice for the long winter nights’ The Press Association 1399: Constance of York, Lady Despenser, proves herself more than… Read More

Writing Nightingale Point – Luan Goldie’s Story

Ahead of the paperback publication of Nightingale Point, Luan Goldie reflects on the inspiration behind her brilliant and moving novel and gives us an insight into her writing process.   ‘My husband is Dutch and we visit Holland quite regularly. One evening, driving back from a day out with friends he was… Read More

HQ Wellbeing Book Bundle Competition

January is a month all about reflection, resolutions and planning, so we’ve pulled together a bundle of thought-provoking HQ non-fiction titles focused on wellbeing and lifestyle choices. We’re offering you the chance to win this amazing bundle of HQ books, perfect for keeping to your new year’s resolutions and maybe… Read More

Two authors writing Together – The Secret Sister

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to write a book with someone else? Karen Clarke and Amanda Brittany tell their story below, sharing with us how The Secret Sister came to life!   Writing a book together turned out to be even more enjoyable than we imagined when… Read More