Novelist Pat Barker dicusses writing about men, women and the deep damage of war.
A special programme from Lyme Regis exploring the literature of the coast.
Mariella Frostrup talks to novelist Leila Aboulela.
Mariella Frostrup and guests discuss the pleasures of reading.
Mariella Frostrup talks to author Petina Gappah about her novel The Book of Memory.
Jacqueline Wilson talks to Mariella about updating children's classic What Katy Did.
Judy Blume talks to Mariella Frostrup about her new novel, In the Unlikely Event.
Award-winning Canadian novelist Sean Michaels talks about his book Us Conductors.
Mariella Frostrup talks to Benjamin Markovits and discusses Southern Gothic and Harper Lee
Sunjeev Sahota talks about his startling new novel The Year of the Runaways.
Mariella Frostrup talks to debut novelist Laura Barnett about her book The Versions of Us.
Novelist Steve Toltz discusses his book Quicksand, and Jenny Erpenbeck on The End of Days.
Ryan Gattis talks to Mariella Frostrup about his new novel All Involved.
Mariella Frostrup talks to Julian Barnes about his book Keeping an Eye Open: Essays on Art
Anne Enright talks about her novel The Green Road. Presented by Mariella Frostrup.
Mariella Frostrup talks to author Caryl Phillips and reveals why Kafka is current.
Mexican writers Valeria Luiselli and Jorge Volpi on their country's literary heritage.
American novelist Christopher Bollen talks about his book Orient.
Author Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor talks to Mariella Frostrup about her debut novel Dust.
Nigerian novelist Chigozie Obioma discusses his debut novel The Fishermen.
Mariella Frostrup on a new edition of the Oxford Companion to Children's Literature.
Robert Macfarlane on his latest book, which celebrates the language of the landscape.
Rabih Alameddine talks to Mariella Frostrup about his novel An Unnecessary Woman.
Anne Tyler talks to Mariella Frostrup about her new novel A Spool of Blue Thread.
SJ Watson, best-selling author of Before I Go to Sleep, discusses new novel Second Life.
Writer David Lodge discusses his new memoir, plus a librarian from the Orkney Library.
Canadian writer Emma Hooper on her first book, Etta and Otto and Russell and James.
American novelist Ben Lerner talks about his new book 10:04.
Theatre and film director Sir Richard Eyre chooses his five favourite books.
A celebration of the best, and funniest, writing about Christmas.