September 5th, 2010
Episode 298 of 438 episodes
James Naughtie and readers talk to the Canadian writer Yann Martel about his novel Life of Pi, which won the 2002 Man Booker prize and went on to be a global phenomenon. James Naughtie chairs the programme. October's Bookclub choice : 'Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha' by Roddy Doyle Producer : Dymphna Flynn.
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