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.


A Good Read: Frances Barber, Grace Dent

March 20th, 2012

Episode 150 of 534 episodes

Writer Grace Dent and actress Frances Barber talk to presenter Harriett Gilbert about the books they most love, in an edition recorded in front of an audience at R4's More Than Words Listening Festival in Bristol: 'Love in a Cold Climate' by Nancy Mitford, 'A Thousand Splendid Suns' by Khaled Hosseini and 'Cat's Eye' by Margaret Atwood.