A celebration of programmes and clips dedicated to the craft of writing
With guests Mark Billingham and Lynne Truss. This week's author is John Osborne.
The Write StuffJohn Osborne
Paralympian Ade Adepitan and comedian Dominic Holland talk books with Harriett Gilbert.
A Good ReadAde Adepitan and Dominic Holland
Chris Ledgard explores Orwell's dystopian vision of the future of language - Newspeak.
Word of MouthNewspeak
Mariella Frostrup talks to Jessie Burton, author of the bestselling The Miniaturist.
Open BookJessie Burton and Summer Reads
Rachel Johnson talks to author Michael Frayn about the struggles of writing fiction.
One to OneRachel Johnson meets Michael Frayn
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