I am planning to read Puranas. I would like to make a start and continue. Can you recommend where to start and also a book (only in English) please. I am interested in a hardback book only. Thanks
ALL 18 MAJOR PURANAS by IGS (International Gita Society) contains abridged version of 18 puranas in 884 pages.
This can be found in PDF format:
After reading this, you can start reading the full version of the Purana which you like. The source of full versions can be found in below post(s):