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.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 27m. Bisher sind 665 Folge(n) erschienen. .

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 12 days 22 hours 1 minute


Open Book: Pride and Prejudice - 200th Anniversary Special

To mark the 200th anniversary of the publication of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice,...


 2013-01-13  27m

Open Book: Literary trends of 2012

Authors James Runcie and Naomi Alderman and the editor of The Bookseller Philip Jones...


 2012-12-30  27m

Open Book: Colin Firth shares his 5 of the best books

Colin Firth shares his 5 of the best books with Mariella Frostrup. The Sound and the I...


 2012-12-23  27m

Open Book: Barbara Kingsolver, David Foster Wallace, Raffles

Barbara Kingsolver talks about her latest novel Flight Behaviour, David Baddiel and D.T.


 2012-12-14  27m

Open Book: India Knight, M C Beaton & library reads

Mariella Frostrup talks to India Knight about her hilarious new novel Mutton featuring...


 2012-12-09  27m

A Good Read: Frances O'Grady and Ruth Richardson

Frances O'Grady, General Secretary Designate of the TUC, brings 'the intellectual of a...


 2012-11-27  27m

Open Book: Children's literature special

Open Book is devoted to the joys of children's literature. Four Weddings and a Funeral...


 2012-11-25  27m

A Good Read: Michelle Paver and Ben Goldacre

Strongly divergent opinions are aired on this week's edition of A Good Read as author...


 2012-11-20  27m

Open Book: Rachel Johnson, prequels & sequels, Dashiell Hammett

Mariella Frostrup talks to Rachel Johnson about Winter Games, her book set across two...


 2012-11-18  27m

A Good Read: Peter White and Heydon Prowse

Being blind hasn't ever stopped the broadcaster Peter White from loving football, and...


 2012-11-13  27m