Novelist Julie Myerson pays a very personal tribute to Daphne du Maurier.
On winning the 2015 Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction.
Michael Berkeley's guest is writer AL Kennedy.
Aminatta Forna and readers discuss her novel The Memory of Love with James Naughtie
A.S. Byatt talks to Mark Lawson about her own novels.
From Front Row on 7 May 2002
St Ives - where Virginia Woolf scrambled over the cliffs, inspired by the waves.
Clare Balding explores the Cornish countryside which inspired Daphne Du Maurier's novels.
Doris Lessing. Spirited, straight-talking Nobel Laureate.
Biographer Patrick French has an imagined conversation with the late writer Doris Lessing.
Amanda Vickery and Jenny Uglow discuss the life of the Elizabeth Gaskell.
Rapper Tinie Tempah talks to John Wilson about his admiration for author Malorie Blackman.
Alive, Alive Oh! And Other Things that Matter, Episode 3
Alexandra Harris and Chris Stewart scramble past lemon trees in Virginia Woolf's footsteps
In a wide-ranging conversation, Mark Lawson talks to writer JK Rowling.
JK Rowling talks to Mark Lawson about her new novel. Hear the full interview at 7.15pm.
The writer Joanne Harris meets the composer Howard Goodall.
James Naughtie talks to Kate Atkinson about her novel, Behind the Scenes at the Museum.
Virginia Woolf and a balloon of airballs! Kensington Gardens as a magical playground.
Author J K Rowling and Stephen Fry discuss the Harry Potter book series.
In Angela Carter's story a circus tiger shapes the destiny of the notorious Lizzie Borden.
Malorie Blackman on her science fiction book for young adults Chasing the Stars
Mark Coles profiles children's author and former children's laureate Malorie Blackman.
Michael Berkeley's guest is novelist and short story writer Michele Roberts.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss Elizabeth Gaskell's novel North and South from 1855.
Rachel Johnson talks to writer AL Kennedy about the struggles of writing fiction.
Joan Bakewell explores areas of belief with Christian feminist writer Sara Maitland.
Sara Pascoe champions Virginia Woolf, author of Mrs Dalloway and A Room of One's Own.
Monk's House and Charleston in the Sussex Downs - Virginia Woolf's familiar and final walk
Diana Athill explains how she relinquished her independence and moved into a care home.
Miles Jupp investigates the strange case of the woman who may have invented James Bond.