October 12th, 2014
Episode 68 of 202 episodes
Today on Books+ Crime and Punishment, and crimewriter and crimewriter. You'll meet the very funny and charming crime writers Val McDermid and Michael Robotham, speaking to each other about psychological thrillers and their origins as journalists; while for one version of the origins of this is popular genre, there’s also a discussion of Dostoevsky’s much studied nineteenth-century novel Crime and Punishment.
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