We have updated our Privacy Policy Please take a moment to review it. By continuing to use this site, you agree to the terms of our updated Privacy Policy.

Little Brown Book Group Extract

Extracts from Little, Brown Book Group publications.

Read an extract from Christmas for Beginners by Carole Matthews

Chapter One One of the alpacas has eaten the Baby Jesus. I’m not sure which one. Frankly, they all look the picture of innocence, but I know them better. ‘I’m going to be watching your […]

Read More

Read an extract from How Long ’til Black Future Month by N. K. Jemisin

This Black History Month let us ask How Long ‘Til Black Future Month? Read an extract from triple Hugo Award-winning and New York Times bestselling author N. K. Jemisin’s short story collection. N. K. Jemisin […]

Read More

Read an extract from Jingle All the Way by Debbie Macomber

Everly Lancaster was ready to explode. Her assistant, Annette, the very one Jack Campbell, her business partner and CEO, had highly recommended she hire, who also happened to be his niece, had made yet another […]

Read More

Read an extract from Happiness for Beginners by Carole Matthews

    Below is an extract from readers’ favourite and Sunday Times bestselling novel Happiness for Beginners ahead of the publication of the gloriously festive sequel, Christmas for Beginners. Chapter One Anthony the Anti-Social Sheep lowers his […]

Read More

The Missing Pieces of Me Exclusive Extract!

Dustin, I’m sorry. There’s no way to make you understand how sorry, so I can only hope that, in time, you will. For weeks I’ve been asking myself where it all went wrong, but now […]

Read More

An Exclusive Extract from Nicholas Sparks’ The Return

PROLOGUE   2019   The  church  resembles  an  alpine  chapel,  the  kind  you might find in the mountains outside Salzburg, and inside the cool air is welcoming. Because it’s August in the South, the temperature […]

Read More

Read an extract from Lila by Marilynne Robinson

In anticipation of the release of Jack we’re revisiting the novels where it all began. Read an extract from Lila, winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award. Lila, homeless and alone after years of […]

Read More

The Little Book Cafe Meets . . . Jenny Eclair

Can you give us your pitch for INHERITANCE?    Inheritance is a book about families and a sense of belonging, its about toxic parenting and not really knowing the truth about your own past. What […]

Read More
Related Categories: Little Brown Book Group Extract

Read an extract from Born to be Mild by Rob Temple

2   It’s not until you have a desire to do yoga that you notice just how much the country’s stuffed with it. Every other building in the UK has people of all shapes and […]

Read More

Read an exciting extract from The Testimony of Alys Twist

  Chapter One   Parchment Halo I remembered it once said, when I was small, that I would go far. Whoever had spoken over my head had been right, I thought, because just twenty or […]

Read More

An exclusive extract from Jenny Eclair’s Inheritence!

Prologue The baby lies in the half-open drawer and contemplates the cracked surface above her head. It’s called a ceiling, but she has no words for anything as yet – she is three weeks old. […]

Read More

Read an extract from One of the Family by Sadie Pearse

  Prologue 29 August 2001, Dorset Seventeen years of living in Fern Bay. I’ve seen all there is to see, in this place that is sure it knows the whole of me. This curve of […]

Read More