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  1. Bookclub - The Sea by John Banville

    Thursday 3 April 2014, 13:44

    Jim Naughtie Jim Naughtie Jim Naughtie presents Bookclub on BBC Radio 4

    Celebrated Irish writer John Banville discusses his novel The Sea woth James Naughtie.

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  2. Publishing Lives - A New Series

    Wednesday 5 March 2014, 13:28

    Robert McCrum Robert McCrum Writer, Editor

    Robert McCrum previews the new series of Publishing Lives - focusing on the role of women in books. Highlighting some of the most influential women of the 20th century, who have presided over the golden age of reading.

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  3. Bookclub: Naomi Alderman responds to readers' questions about her first novel Disobedience

    Friday 28 February 2014, 17:11

    Jim Naughtie Jim Naughtie Jim Naughtie presents Bookclub on BBC Radio 4

    Bookclub: Naomi Alderman responds to readers' questions about her first novel Disobedience.

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  4. Adapting The Exorcist - Robert Forrest

    Thursday 20 February 2014, 08:20

    Robert Forrest Robert Forrest dramatist author playwright

    Playwritght and award-winning dramatist Robert Forrest on adapting The Exorcist for Radio 4.

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  5. The Exorcist

    Monday 3 February 2014, 12:21

    Radio 4 Radio 4

    Radio 4 will be broadcasting a brand new version of the cult classic The Exorcist later this month. 

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  6. Bookclub - Khaled Hosseini's The Kite Runner

    Thursday 30 January 2014, 16:07

    Jim Naughtie Jim Naughtie Jim Naughtie presents Bookclub on BBC Radio 4

    At its heart The Kite Runner is a story about love and loyalty, and that’s why it’s a book that will last.

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  7. Book at Bedtime: Dissident Gardens

    Monday 20 January 2014, 15:23

    Jonathan Lethem Jonathan Lethem American novelist

    American novelist Jonathan Lethem discusses 4 songs which have inspired his past books, and one which forecasts the next. His latest novel Dissident Gardens features on Radio 4's Book At Bedtime from 20 January at 22.45pm 

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  8. Bookclub - Donna Tartt's Secret History

    Friday 3 January 2014, 14:33

    Jim Naughtie Jim Naughtie Jim Naughtie presents Bookclub on BBC Radio 4

    James Naughtie talks about meeting Donna Tartt and how she explains her cult debut novel The Secret History, first published in 1992.

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  9. Matthew Hollis' Now All Roads Lead to France on Bookclub

    Wednesday 30 October 2013, 12:12

    Jim Naughtie Jim Naughtie Jim Naughtie presents Bookclub on BBC Radio 4

    Jim Naughtie on Matthew Hollis's Now All Roads Lead to France.

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  10. Brazilian Bonanza

    Friday 11 October 2013, 10:04

    Sophie Lewis Sophie Lewis Writer and Editor

    Blog by Sophie Lewis about her personal experience of art and protest in Brazil, June 2013. Brazil, literature, Brazilian literature, writing, Litro, Paloma Vidal, Sophie Lewis

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  11. Hilary Mantel's Bring Up the Bodies on Bookclub

    Thursday 3 October 2013, 14:27

    Jim Naughtie Jim Naughtie Jim Naughtie presents Bookclub on BBC Radio 4

    Hilary Mantel discusses her Man Booker Prize-winning novel Bring Up the Bodies with James Naughtie and a group of readers.

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  12. On Publishing Lives

    Friday 27 September 2013, 16:22

    Robert McCrum Robert McCrum Writer, Editor

    Writer and editor Robert McCrum examines how the publishing business is changing 'beyond recognition' in new Radio 4 series, Publishing Lives.

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  13. Paul Theroux - Dark Star Safari

    Friday 30 August 2013, 11:34

    Jim Naughtie Jim Naughtie Jim Naughtie presents Bookclub on BBC Radio 4

    Our conversation was sometimes serious, but never gloomy.

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  14. Book of the Week - Nilsson: The Life of a Singer-Songwriter

    Thursday 22 August 2013, 10:59

    Alyn Shipton Alyn Shipton Writer, Broadcaster, Jazz Historian

    Writer, broadcaster and Jazz historian Alyn Shipton discusses why he was compelled to write new biography Nilsson: The Life of a Singer-Songwriter.

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  15. Bookclub: Tulip Fever

    Monday 5 August 2013, 15:55

    Jim Naughtie Jim Naughtie Jim Naughtie presents Bookclub on BBC Radio 4

    Jim Naughtie talks to novelist Deborah Moggach, whose book Tulip Fever takes us back to a brief time in 17th century Dutch society when a single tulip could be worth as much as a house.

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  16. Feminine Mystiques: In thrall to glamour - the story behind Mink

    Wednesday 31 July 2013, 12:34

    Marina Warner Marina Warner Author

    Fifty years since the first publication of Betty Friedan's seminal feminist work The Feminine Mystique, Radio 4 has commissioned three leading writers to celebrate her influence in new short stories exploring the contemporary feminist landscape. Marina Warner explains the inspiration behind her story...

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  17. Book at Beachtime: Red Joan

    Monday 15 July 2013, 14:43

    Jennie Rooney Jennie Rooney Writer

    The inspiration for Red Joan came from the story of Melita Norwood, who was exposed as the KGB's longest-serving Cold War spy, at the age of 87.

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  18. Audrey Niffenegger - The Time Traveler's Wife

    Friday 5 July 2013, 13:59

    Jim Naughtie Jim Naughtie Jim Naughtie presents Bookclub on BBC Radio 4

    To explain, this is in many ways an old-fashioned love story. Henry is a time-traveller and his wife, Clare, isn’t.

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  19. In Our Time: Romance of the Three Kingdoms

    Thursday 27 June 2013, 12:47

    Melvyn Bragg Melvyn Bragg

    Melvyn Bragg on this week's In Our Time on the Romance of the Three Kingdoms, widely regarded as one of the greatest works of Chinese literature.

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  20. The Reason I Jump - Book of the Week

    Friday 21 June 2013, 11:39

    David Mitchell David Mitchell Author

    David Mitchell, award-winning author of Cloud Atlas, translates and introduces the extraordinary book 'The Reason I Jump' by a Japanese teenager with severe autism.

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