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Helen Lederer & Angela Barnes

Comedians Helen Lederer and Angela Barnes nominate books they consider to be a good read. We're taken to London's theatreland, Muriel Spark's Italy and the former GDR.

Comedians Helen Lederer and Angela Barnes and presenter Harriett Gilbert nominate books they consider to be a good read. We're taken to London's theatreland in David Nicholls' The Understudy, Muriel Spark's Italy in Alan Taylor's Appointment in Arezzo and the former East Germany in Stasiland by Anna Funder. Please follow us on Instagram at @agoodreadbbc. Producer Sally Heaven.

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