Tune out of the daily bustle and relax with these gripping holiday reads
Andrea Levy discusses her prize-winning book Small Island.
Maya Angelou reflects on some of her earliest and most difficult memories
Pulitzer-Prize winning novelist Anne Tyler on her novel Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant
Popular British crime writer Ruth Rendell talked to the programme about her work.
Harriett Gilbert talks to the US satirist PJ O'Rourke about his book Eat The Rich
American Classic: Jay McInerney talks to Harriett Gilbert about F Scott Fitzgerald's novel
A discussion recorded in the fabled Algonquin Hotel, New York
Murder and mayhem in 19th century Moscow from the champion of Russian crime fiction.
Irish author Marian Keyes discusses her novel Rachel's Holiday
The power play in families and the themes of parenthood, marriage and sibling rivalry
Jeanette Winterson discusses her novel Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit with Harriet Gilbert
Jostein Gaarder on his novel Sophie’s World, the story of a teenage girl and a philospher
Harriett Gilbert talks to author John Grisham about his book A Time To Kill.
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen is 200 years old, but the story still resonates. Why?