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Incendiaries

Enter for a chance to win a copy of The Incendiaries

This competition is now closed.   If you’ve already read the extract from The Incendiaries we shared earlier this month, it will come as no surprise that the critics are  raving about R. O. Kwon’s stunning debut. The novel is part fractured love story, part brilliant exploration into the minds of extremist terrorists and completely riveting. Take…

Virago Modern Classics Tote

Totes for Change | #VMC40

Totes for Change As part of our Virago Modern Classics 40th anniversary celebrations we teamed-up with bag for life producers WBC to create a limited edition #VMC40 tote bag. We opted to work with WBC to create these bags because of their dedication to empowering women and commitment to ethical production: all of WBC’s textile…

Win a copy of THE SEVENTH CROSS by Anna Seghers

We have five hardback copies of The Seventh Cross by Anna Seghers to give away, before publication on 7th June. To be in with the chance of winning, simply enter your details in the form below, making sure to read our terms and conditions first. Good luck! Name Email Enter Terms and conditions: 1. This…

Win Lauren Graham’s new book

In Conclusion, Don’t Worry About It offers grounded, inspiring advice for graduates and reflections on staying true to yourself from the beloved Gilmore Girls actress and New York Times bestselling author, Lauren Graham. Hilarious and relatable, this book will encourage you to keep finding joy in what you’re doing, especially when the joy isn’t finding you….

Win a SIGNED copy of TWO SISTERS by Asne Seierstad

In October 2013 two teenage sisters left Oslo for Syria. Two Sisters is the powerful and gripping true account of a family torn apart by Åsne Seierstad, the author of the international bestseller The Bookseller of Kabul. Åsne Seierstad was in the Virago offices at the end of last month and we have ten signed…

Win Good Behaviour Goodies to Celebrate Molly Keane

‘Molly Keane writes with such a lightness of touch, and with bursts of shockingly funny black comedy’ – Marian Keyes. A wonderfully honest and deeply accomplished tribute to a complicated, talented mother and writer – out now in paperback. To celebrate publication of Molly Keane: A Life, we’re offering one Virago reader the chance to win…

Alias Grace

Win a signed copy of Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood

The Netflix adaptation of Margaret Atwood’s Alias Grace debuts in the UK on 3rd November. To celebrate, we have five signed copies of the new edition to give away. If you liked The Handmaid’s Tale, you’ll love Alias Grace.  While The Handmaid’s Tale takes place in a dystopian future and Alias Grace takes us back…

Win a Daphne du Maurier box set & My Cousin Rachel film poster

To celebrate the release of Roger Michell’s adaptation of My Cousin Rachel, we’ve teamed up with Fox to offer you the chance to win a beautiful boxed set of Daphne Du Maurier novels and a signed film poster. The box set contains five gorgeous VMC editions – My Cousin Rachel, Rebecca, Frenchman’s  Creek, Jamaica Inn and…

Virago Modern Classic Book Club – The Charioteer

This July marks fifty years since the creation of the Sexual Offences Act of 1967, which decriminalized homesexual acts between men in England and Wales, and birthed the modern LGBTQ movement in Britain. With Pride Festival kicking off on Saturday 24th June, there couldn’t be a better time to shed some light on this (somewhat)…