Naomi Wolf nominates Edith Wharton for Great Lives.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss Wharton's novels of America's Gilded Age.
Publisher Kimberly Fortier chooses American writer Edith Wharton.
Moby-Dick was made in England. Paul Farley tells a story of fast fish and loose fish.
Aminatta Forna tells the extraordinary story of hard-living writer Jack London.
How some of the earliest American literary classics were actually written in Birmingham.
Wired Love, published in 1879, is a story of long-distance love over the telegraph wire.