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A Good Read

A Good Read

Harriett Gilbert talks to two guests about their favourite books.
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 Programme  1 Tuesday 3rd June

Moth Smoke by Mohsin Hamid

Publisher: Penguin

The Physiology of Taste by Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin

Publisher Everyman

The Debt of Pleasure by John Lanchester

Publisher: Picador


Programme 2 Tuesday 10 June

The Rabbit House by Laura Alcoba

Publisher: Portobello Books

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain

Publisher: Collins Classics

Goodbye To All That by Robert Graves

Publisher: Penguin


Programme 3 Tuesday 17th June

Sitt Marie Rose by Etel Adnan

Publisher: Post Apollo Press

Vauxhall by Gabriel Gbadamosi

Publisher: Telegram Books

Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson

Publisher: Penguin


Programme 4 Tuesday 24th June

Jane and Prudence by Barbara Pym

Publisher: Virago

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot

Publisher: Pan Macmillan

The Winter Queen by Boris Akunin

Publisher: Orion


Programme 5 Tuesday 1 July

The Priory by Dorothy Whipple

Publisher: Persephone

An Awfully Big Adventure by Beryl Bainbridge

Publisher: Little, Brown

Reading Lolita In Tehran by Azar Nafisi

Publisher: Harper Perennial


Programme 6 Tuesday 8 July

Children of the Alley by Naguib Mahfouz

Publisher: Doubleday

Catch-22 by Joseph Heller

Publisher: Vintage

Everyman by Philip Roth

Publisher: Vintage


Programme 7 Tuesday 15 July

Close Range: Brokeback Mountain and Other Stories by E Annie Proulx

Publisher: Harper Perennials

Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck

Publisher: Penguin

Experience by Martin Amis

Publisher: Vintage


Programme 8 Tuesday 22 July

Eleanor Marx: A Life by Rachel Holmes

Publisher: Bloomsbury

The Loved One by Evelyn Waugh

Publisher: Penguin

Charlotte's Web by EB White



Programme 9 Tuesday 29 July

The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Age 13 3/4  by Sue Townsend

Publisher: Puffin

The Snapper by Roddy Doyle

Publisher: Vintage

In Cold Blood by Truman Capote

Publisher: Penguin





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