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.


Will Self and Rachel Johnson talk about their favourite books with Harriett Gilbert.

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Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows and Elan Mastai on literary soothsaying.

Doctor twins Chris and Xand van Tulleken talk to Harriett Gilbert about favourite books.

George Saunders, Nina Lorez Collins, Harper Collins archives and favourite books