The book series, presented by Sara Cox, will return for a second run later this year.
The first six books which will form half the reading list for the BBC’s book club for the nation are:
Shuggie Bain by Douglas Stuart
Hamnet by Maggie O'Farrell
The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett
The Girl With The Louding Voice by Abi Daré
The Lying Life Of Adults by Elena Ferrante
Agent Running In The Field by John Le Carré
The next six will be revealed soon and will be a brand new titles for 2021. All twelve books featured in the series will be labelled with Between The Covers stickers in stores, libraries and online so that audiences can read them and tweet along with each episode, creating an online book club for the nation #BetweenTheCovers. Series one is available on BBC iPlayer now.
Series one of Between The Covers is available on BBC iPlayer now.