Books and Authors

BBC Radio 4

Society & Culture

This podcast features Open Book and A Good Read. In Open Book Mariella Frostrup talks to authors about their work. In A Good Read Harriett Gilbert discusses favourite books.


Sara Cox & Eimear McBride talk about books they love with presenter Harriett Gilbert.

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Elizabeth Day discusses her new book, The Party and Patrick Ness's Queer Icon.

Harriett Gilbert talks to Stacey Dooley and Gaia Vince about their favourite books.

Matt Haig on time travel and Val McDermid discusses Virginia Woolf's Orlando.