Little Atoms

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

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Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 12 days 22 hours 24 minutes


Little Atoms 666 - Ivy Pochoda's These Women

Ivy Pochoda is the author of The Art of Disappearing, Visitation Street - a Guardian and Amazon best book of 2013 - and Wonder Valley, a Los Angeles Times Book Prize finalist and a...



Little Atoms 665 - George Saunders' A Swim In A Pond In The Rain

On this week's show, George Saunders, author of the Booker Prize winning novel Lincoln In The Bardo, talks to Neil about the genius of the Russian short story in his latest book A Swim In A Pond In The Rain.



Little Atoms 664 - John Lanchester's Reality and Other Stories

Just in time for Christmas! John Lanchester joins Neil for some spooky stories in his first short story collection, Reality and Other Stories.



Little Atoms 663 - Alex Ross' Wagnerism

Alex Ross graduated from Harvard in 1990. He wrote for the New York Times from 1992 until 1996 when he became staff writer at the New Yorker. His first book, The Rest is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century, won...


 2020-12-08  29m

Little Atoms 662 - Noreena Hertz's The Lonely Century

Noreena Hertz is a renowned thought leader, academic, and broadcaster who was named by The Observer “one of the world’s leading thinkers” and by Vogue “one of the world’s most inspiring women.” Her previous bestsellers—The Silent Takeover, I.O.U. and E...


 2020-12-01  30m

Little Atoms 661 - Gavin Francis' Island Dreams

Gavin Francis is an award-winning writer and GP. He is the author of four books of non-fiction, including Adventures in Human Being, which was a Sunday Times bestseller and won the Saltire Scottish Non-Fiction Book o...


 2020-11-24  29m

Little Atoms 660 - William Boyd's Trio

William Boyd was born in 1952 in Accra, Ghana, and grew up there and in Nigeria. He is the author of fifteen highly acclaimed, bestselling novels and five collections of stories. His latest novel is Trio.


 2020-11-17  28m

Little Atoms 659 - Rebecca Wragg Sykes' Kindred

Rebecca Wragg Sykes has been fascinated by the vanished worlds of the Pleistocene ice ages since childhood, and followed this interest through a career researching the most enigmatic characters of all, the Neanderthals. Alongside her academic expertise...


 2020-11-10  54m

Little Atoms 658 - Kate Summerscale's The Haunting of Alma Fielding

Kate Summerscale is the author of the number one bestselling The Suspicions of Mr Whicher, winner of the Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction 2008, winner of the Galaxy British Book of the Year Award, a Richard & Judy Book Club pick and ad...


 2020-10-31  25m

Little Atoms 657 - Natalie Haynes' Pandora's Jar

Natalie Haynes is the author of six books, her novels, A Thousand Ships, The Children of Jocasta, and The Amber Fury, and the non-fiction works, Pandora’s Jar, about women in Greek Myth, and The Ancient Guid...


 2020-10-27  31m