Kate Mosse talks to gardener and broadcaster Alys Fowler and physicist Prof Athene Donald about their favourite books.
The books featured in this programme:
Erasmus Darwin: A Life of Unequalled Achievement by Desmond King-Hele
Published by Giles de la Mare
The Gastronomical Me by MFK Fisher
Published by North Point Press
The Woman in the Fifth by Douglas Kennedy
Published by Arrow.