James Naughtie hosts a discussion with Salman Rushdie about his novel Midnight's Children.
James Naughtie talks to the much-loved author Alan Bennett about his memoir Writing Home.
James Naughtie talks to bestselling author Jilly Cooper about her racy novel Polo.
Jacqueline Wilson talks about her award-winning book the Illustrated Mum.
Barbara Vine talks about her haunting novel A Dark Adapted Eye.
Travel writer William Dalrymple talks about his book From the Holy Mountain.
Maya Angelou talks about volume one of her autobiography I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.
James Naughtie talks to David Grossman about his book See Under Love.
James Naughtie and a studio audience meet Michael Frayn to talk about Headlong.
Mario Vargas Llosa talks about his novel Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter.
A group of readers, James Naughtie and Kazuo Ishiguro discuss The Remains of The Day.
James Naughtie meets Rose Tremain to discuss her novel Music and Silence.
James Naughtie talks to J G Ballard about his classic war novel Empire of the Sun.
James Naughtie talks to Ian Rankin about his books: Knots and Crosses and The Falls.
James Naughtie and a studio audience meet novelist Nick Hornby to discuss About A Boy.
James Naughtie meets novelist Helen Dunmore to discuss her novel Talking to the Dead.
James Naughtie looks at the work of Wendy Cope, one of Britain's most popular poets.
James Naughtie talks to the Nobel Prize-winner Doris Lessing about The Grass is Singing.
Martin Amis discusses his acclaimed novel London Fields with James Naughtie.
James Naughtie talks to Chinese-American writer Amy Tan about The Kitchen God's Wife.
Annie Proulx talks about her novel of life in far-flung Newfoundland, The Shipping News.
James Naughtie and author James Ellroy discuss Ellroy's thriller noir, The Black Dahlia.
James Naughtie talks to Margaret Drabble about her novel The Witch of Exmoor.
James Naughtie talks to mountaineer Joe Simpson about his book Touching the Void.
James Naughtie talks to Penelope Lively about her Booker Prize winning novel Moon Tiger.
Tony Parsons discusses his book Man and Boy, with the reading circle of HMP Coldingley.
James Naughtie meets Booker-prize winning novelist Graham Swift to talk about Waterland.
James Naughtie discusses The Miller's Tale from The Canterbury Tales with Dr Ruth Evans.
The author Ian McEwan discusses his novel Enduring Love with readers and James Naughtie.
Joanna Trollope talks about her novel Other People's Children.