Books and Authors

This podcast features Open Book and A Good Read. Open Book talks to authors about their work. In A Good Read Harriett Gilbert discusses favourite books.

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Tony Parsons 18th Century Satire and Readable Books

Tony Parsons opts for The Virgin Soldiers in the search for Open Book's Funniest Book...


 2011-11-27  27m

A Good Read: Rachel Johnson, Martin Kelner

Editor of The Lady, Rachel Johnson, and journalist and broadcaster Martin Kelner pick...


 2011-11-22  28m

Open Book: Comic writing continued, Sarah Hall

Mariella Frostrup continues her celebration of funny books and funny writers with A L...


 2011-11-20  27m

A Good Read: Nerina Pallot and Peter Molyneux

Award-winning singer-songwriter Nerina Pallot and the computer games industry pioneer...


 2011-11-15  27m

Penelope Lively, Terry Jones, John Sessions

Mariella Frostrup talks to Penelope Lively about her new novel How it All Began.


 2011-11-13  27m

A Good Read: David Morrissey, Trevor Phillips

Harriett Gilbert is joined by actor David Morrissey and Chair of the Equality and to M...


 2011-11-08  27m

A Good Read: Stephanie Flanders, Roisin McAuley

Harriett Gilbert is joined by the BBC's Economics Editor Stephanie Flanders and and to...


 2011-11-01  27m

Victoria Hislop, Asian writers, Roslund and Hellstrom

Mariella Frostrup talks to Victoria Hislop about her latest novel, The Thread, a saga...


 2011-10-30  27m

A Good Read: 25 Oct 11: Christopher Frayling, Nikki Bedi

Christopher Frayling and Nikki Bedi talk to Harriett Gilbert about the books they love.


 2011-10-25  28m

Mariella Frostrup with Margaret Atwood, Helen Simpson and Hari Kunzru

Mariella Frostrup talks to the Canadian Booker prize winning author Margaret Atwood...


 2011-10-23  27m