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.