Little Atoms

Little Atoms is a weekly show about books, with authors in conversation. Produced and presented by Neil Denny.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 39m. Bisher sind 406 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 13 days 11 hours 19 minutes


Little Atoms 691 - Tom Higham's The World Before Us

Tom Higham talks to Neil about the hunt for the Denisovans, and our other hominid ancestors.



Little Atoms 690 - Claire Fuller's Unsettled Ground

Claire Fuller talks to Neil about her 2021 Women's Prize shortlisted fourth novel Unsettled Ground.



Little Atoms 689 - Cat Jarman's River Kings

Dr Cat Jarman talks to Neil about how an Indian Carnelian bead ends up in a Viking grave in Derbyshire, in her new history of the Vikings, River Kings.



Little Atoms 688 - Una Mannion's A Crooked Tree

Una Mannion talks to Neil about her debut novel A Crooked Tree.



Little Atoms 687 - Chris Power's A Lonely Man

Chris Power talks to Neil about Russian oligarchs, paranoia and the ethics of using real life in fiction, in his debut novel A Lonely Man.



Little Atoms 686 - Sarah Leipciger's Coming Up For Air

Born and raised in Canada, Sarah Leipciger lives in London with her three children, and teaches creative writing to prisoners. Her short fiction has been shortlisted for the Asham Award, the Fish Prize and the Bridport Prize. Her first novel, the criti...



Little Atoms 685 - Gavin Francis's Intensive Care

Little Atoms' favourite GP Gavin Francis returns to talk about his new book Intensive Care, which details his experiences of Covid 19.



Little Atoms 684 - Bob Stanley and Tessa Norton's Excavate!

Tessa Norton and Bob Stanley talk to Neil about their new book Excavate! The Wonderful and Frightening World of The Fall.



Little Atoms 683 - Sam Byers' Come Join Our Disease

Sam Byers is the author of Idiopathy (2013) and Perfidious Albion (2018). He talks to Neil about ideas of freedom, wellness and degradation in his new novel Come Join Our Disease. NB: For some reason Neil's end sounds like he was recorded...


 2021-04-06  31m

Little Atoms 682 - Melanie Challenger's How To Be Animal

Melanie Challenger talks to Neil about her new book How To Be Animal, which combines popular science, history and moral philosophy in a wide-ranging and radical new take on the human story and what it means for us today.


 2021-04-02  34m