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.


Sebastian Faulks, Sarfraz Manzoor and Harriett Gilbert talk about their favourite books.

Graham Norton, Michelle Paver and Robert Twigger. Close reading Henry James.

Bidisha and Gillian Reynolds choose favourite books to discuss with Harriett Gilbert.

Mariella talks to Tommy Wieringa about his book A Beautiful Young Wife