February 22nd, 2015
Episode 106 of 240 episodes
Today on Books +; John Le Carre’s granddaughter, on the terrible weight of expectation that falls upon a writer, having a famous novelist in the family. Gruffalo author Julia Donaldson, who began her career with children’s songs – and is now one of Britain’s top selling writers. Also adventurous modernism from Australian writer Christina Stead; and the legacy of the Grimm Brothers' fairytales.
Welcome to the Brain Training Podcast, the daily audio workout for your head. In this podcast we have two games for you, each with three rounds which get progressively harder. To enjoy the full experience, relax, and avoid distractions whilst you listen.