A Year in Books

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Put your reading in the hands of our expert booksellers and discover a wealth of literary delights. Our famous book subscriptions are an unforgettable Christmas present for people who love to read. Each one is a truly bespoke literary adventure. BREAKING NEWS: Scroll down to find out who has won A Year in Books FOR LIFE 2017.




The winner of our 2017 prize draw and a lifetime subscription to Heywood Hill's A Year in Books is... Matt Pollard from the United Kingdom.

Many congratulations. Matt has two weeks to claim this life-changing prize by confirming the book that he would take to Mars, or we redraw. Please check out the lovely video below which features some of our band of booksellers explaining A Year in Books from Heywood Hill and why it is such a very special experience.

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"Heywood Hill has succeeded in reading my mind. They send books that broaden my horizons, and introduce me to new authors with admirable attention to my tastes"
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"Honestly the best present I have ever bought"
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"It's a dream present for fellow bibliophiles or for yourself"
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