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Meet the author: Kate Summerscale

May 14th, 2016

Episode 963 of 1273 episodes

Jim Naughtie talks to Kate Summerscale about her new book The Wicked Boy. The story begins with a report of a dreadful crime, a mother murdered apparently by her two sons in East London. Kate Summerscale says it was a very shocking and immediately an arresting story, she was fascinated by them and their behaviour in court. She wanted to solve the question why they did it? (Picture: Kate Summerscale Credit: BBC)