Andrea Catherwood remembers an actress, a war veteran, a reggae artist and newspaperman.
5/5 In 1983, in a maelstrom of controversy, Golding's book earns global recognition.
A mother and son reflect on the loneliness and pain of dealing with depression.
A son thinks his father is distant, but his mother understands he struggles with emotions.
Kirsty Young talks to composer Debbie Wiseman.
4/5 Personal disasters take their toll, but his latest novel receives the ultimate accolade.
3/5 The author's career takes off when he is invited to work the American lecture circuit.
Should you share a confidence? A son thinks his mum should not have revealed his sexuality
2/5 Back teaching after his World War II service, the author makes a start on his first novels
1/5 The life and career of the publicity-shy, Nobel Prize-winning author.
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