Topic: Books

Jane Austen: At home in Hampshire

British landscapes from your favorite books to explore on vacation

Get a different perspective! See London by bike

"The Book Lover's Guide to London" brings our favourite British writers to life

What to read? Top five British Royal biographies

Husband hunters: American heiresses who married Into the British aristocracy

Why Queen Elizabeth II is in the Guinness Book of World Records

What have we learned about Jack the Ripper's last victim?

Was Lord Mountbatten in an open marriage?

Letters from Father Christmas by Lord of the Rings author J. R. R. Tolkien

The journeys of Celia Fiennes through 17th-century England

Director Bharat Nalluri on The Man Who Invented Christmas the movie, and Charles Dickens

Queen Elizabeth writes about her Faith

The wonderful legacy of Beatrix Potter, author of "Peter Rabbit"

Five things to see at The British Library, London

Dr Samuel Johnson published his dictionary 267 years ago

The story of Meghan Markle's wedding tiara

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and the case of George Edalji

On this day: Irish "Dracula" author Bram Stoker died

This story from Stephen Fry about Harry Potter is brilliant

The Crimson Field - putting history into historical fiction

Have you seen Belgravia, the drama by the creator of Downton Abbey?

Cosy up this winter with the latest British Heritage Travel luxury magazine

Q&A with Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes

British Pathé footage of George Orwell at the premiere of 1984

Stephen Fry describes the wonder of reading for Duchess of Cornwall's Insta club

Thomas Hardy’s Wessex Country

A Q&A with Philippa Gregory: The Taming of the Queen

The private history of Britain’s Cathedrals, an expert explains