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Nikesh Shukla and Julia Kingsford on The Good Agency, plus Tony White - books podcast Jan 16, 2018 Listen
Jonathan Safran Foer on Aleksandar Hemon's The Bees, Part 1 – short story podcast Jan 09, 2018 Listen
David Mitchell on The Monkey's Paw by WW Jacobs – short story podcast Jan 05, 2018 Listen
Stephen Fry on Saki's Sredni Vashtar - short story podcast Jan 02, 2018 Listen
Neil Gaiman on Rudyard Kipling's The Gardener – short story podcast Dec 29, 2017 Listen
Penelope Lively on MR James's Oh Whistle and I'll Come to you, my lad - short story podcast Dec 26, 2017 Listen
Edward St Aubyn's King Lear and the future of literary fiction - books podcast Dec 19, 2017 Listen
1947: When Now Begins and the best books of 2017 – books podcast Dec 12, 2017 Listen
Stephen Fry and Emily Wilson on Greek myths – books podcast Dec 05, 2017 Listen
Max Tegmark and Ken MacLeod on artificial intelligence – books podcast Nov 28, 2017 Listen
Jennifer Egan and M John Harrison – books podcast Nov 21, 2017 Listen
Time-travelling with Michael Brooks and Britt Wray – books podcast Nov 14, 2017 Listen
Richard Flanagan and Jesmyn Ward – books podcast Nov 07, 2017 Listen
Salman Rushdie on The Golden House, Trump and more – books podcast Oct 31, 2017 Listen
Halloween reading with Andrew Michael Hurley – books podcast Oct 24, 2017 Listen
George Saunders's Man Booker win and Valeria Luiselli – books podcast Oct 18, 2017 Listen
Maria Alyokhina and Omar El Akkad – books podcast Oct 10, 2017 Listen
Orhan Pamuk and Nicole Krauss - books podcast Oct 03, 2017 Listen
Can books and poetry make you happier? - books podcast Sep 26, 2017 Listen
Robert Webb on modern masculinity – books podcast Sep 19, 2017 Listen
Kamila Shamsie and Preti Taneja on reimagining classics - books podcast Sep 12, 2017 Listen
Colm Tóibín in conversation – books podcast Sep 05, 2017 Listen
Edinburgh book festival with Colson Whitehead and others – books podcast Aug 29, 2017 Listen
Jenny Zhang and Carolina Sanín – books podcast Aug 22, 2017 Listen
Living with Oliver Sacks and love in later life: Bill Hayes and Sylvia Brownrigg – podcast Aug 15, 2017 Listen
Summer reading with John Gordon Sinclair and Horatio Clare – podcast Aug 08, 2017 Listen
Man Booker prize 2017 and poet Kayo Chingonyi – books podcast Aug 01, 2017 Listen
Black history: Mumbo Jumbo and Paul Robeson – books podcast Jul 25, 2017 Listen
Sara Pascoe and Lucy Worsley on Jane Austen – books podcast Jul 18, 2017 Listen
Richard Dawkins and Carlo Rovelli on science and culture – books podcast Jul 11, 2017 Listen
Naomi Klein on neoliberalism and the fightback against Donald Trump – books podcast Jul 04, 2017 Listen
Arundhati Roy on The Ministry of Utmost Happiness – books podcast Jun 28, 2017 Listen
Fair Field: Piers Plowman's Truth – books podcast Jun 21, 2017 Listen
Fair Field: Piers Plowman's world of work - books podcast Jun 21, 2017 Listen
Fair Field: Piers Plowman's dreamworld - books podcast Jun 21, 2017 Listen
Reni Eddo-Lodge and Juno Dawson - books podcast Jun 20, 2017 Listen
Scottish crime fiction with Ann Cleeves and Chris Brookmyre – books podcast Jun 13, 2017 Listen
The Legend of the Almond Trees, read by Andrew Scott – Travel folktales for kids podcast Jun 09, 2017 Listen
Richard Ford discusses his family memoir – books podcast Jun 06, 2017 Listen
The Dragon of Palma de Mallorca, read by Andrew Scott – Travel folktales for kids podcast Jun 02, 2017 Listen
Hay festival 2017: Cory Doctorow, Helen Fielding and Shashi Tharoor – podcast May 30, 2017 Listen
The wandering knight of Zagreb, read by Andrew Scott – Travel folktales for kids podcast May 26, 2017 Listen
Islands and literature, from Iceland to Jamaica - books podcast May 23, 2017 Listen
Pinocchio and the Field of Miracles, read by Andrew Scott – Travel folktales for kids podcast May 19, 2017 Listen
Funny memoirs with Patricia Lockwood – books podcast May 16, 2017 Listen
Jack, the Giant Killer, read by Andrew Scott – Travel folktales for kids podcast May 12, 2017 Listen
Tony Harrison at 80 - books podcast May 09, 2017 Listen
Writing about working class life with Lisa McInerney and Lynsey Hanley – books podcast May 02, 2017 Listen
Neil Gaiman on American Gods, Norse Mythology and more – books podcast Apr 25, 2017 Listen
The shadows of war in Primo Levi and Xan Brooks - books podcast Apr 18, 2017 Listen
Sara Baume, Peter Bazalgette and the art of empathy – books podcast Apr 11, 2017 Listen
George Saunders and the Baileys women's prize – books podcast Apr 04, 2017 Listen
Man Booker International prize and Dorthe Nors – books podcast Mar 28, 2017 Listen
Being a radical optimist with Mohsin Hamid – books podcast Mar 21, 2017 Listen
Baileys longlist author Ayòbámi Adébáyò, and London book fair – books podcast Mar 14, 2017 Listen
Daniel Dennett on consciousness and 100 years of Anthony Burgess – books podcast Mar 07, 2017 Listen
Fact or fiction: autobiographical novels with Édouard Louis – books podcast Feb 28, 2017 Listen
Reclaiming history with Yaa Gyasi and Chibundu Onuzo - books podcast Feb 17, 2017 Listen
Michael Chabon on The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay – books podcast Feb 10, 2017 Listen
Sebastian Barry on his Costa-winning novel Days Without End – books podcast Feb 03, 2017 Listen
The biography of a paperback – books podcast Jan 27, 2017 Listen
Searching for alien life with Jim Al-Khalili – books podcast Jan 20, 2017 Listen
Alan Bennett discusses Keeping On Keeping On – books podcast Jan 13, 2017 Listen
The Last Poets – books podcast Jan 06, 2017 Listen
Books of the year, with Sarah Perry and Francis Spufford - podcast Dec 30, 2016 Listen
Deadly beauty with Ruth Padel and Lucinda Hawksley – books podcast Dec 23, 2016 Listen
Nadja Spiegelman and Alex Wheatle - books podcast Dec 16, 2016 Listen
Margaret Drabble and the Ruby Dolls - books podcast Dec 09, 2016 Listen
Alan Moore talks to Stewart Lee – books podcast Dec 02, 2016 Listen
Nordic noir with Kati Hiekkapelto and Antti Tuomainen – books podcast Nov 25, 2016 Listen
Climate change with Amitav Ghosh and Aaron Thier – books podcast Nov 18, 2016 Listen
Jonathan Safran Foer on his novel Here I Am – books podcast Nov 11, 2016 Listen
Goldsmiths prize and Anakana Schofield – books podcast Nov 04, 2016 Listen
Susan Hill on ghost stories – books podcast Oct 28, 2016 Listen
Booker finalist Paul Beatty and Super Thursday – books podcast Oct 21, 2016 Listen
Colin Thubron and John Aggleton on memory – books podcast Oct 14, 2016 Listen
Naomi Alderman, Lauren Beukes and Alastair Reynolds on gender politics and scifi – books podcast Oct 07, 2016 Listen
Ultimate questions with Adam Biles and Sean Carroll – books podcast Sep 30, 2016 Listen
Amos Oz on his novel Judas – books podcast Sep 23, 2016 Listen
Deborah Levy and the Booker shortlist – books podcast Sep 16, 2016 Listen
Tricks of the mind with David Means and Marc Lewis – books podcast Sep 09, 2016 Listen
Rachel Weisz reads from The Constant Gardener by John le Carré – books podcast Sep 09, 2016 Listen
Simon Russell-Beale reads from The Spy Who Came in from the Cold by John le Carré – books podcast Sep 08, 2016 Listen
David Harewood reads from A Small Town in Germany by John le Carré – books podcast Sep 07, 2016 Listen
Toby Jones reads from Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy by John le Carré – books podcast Sep 06, 2016 Listen
Damian Lewis reads from Our Kind of Traitor by John le Carré – books podcast Sep 05, 2016 Listen
Ian McEwan on his novel Nutshell – books podcast Sep 02, 2016 Listen
Charlotte Brontë at 200: stories inspired by Jane Eyre – books podcast Aug 26, 2016 Listen
The art of editing – books podcast Aug 19, 2016 Listen
Will Self, AL Kennedy and Tony Parsons on how to write a London novel – books podcast Aug 12, 2016 Listen
Walking in cities with Lauren Elkin and music by the Bookshop Band - books podcast Aug 05, 2016 Listen
Rose Tremain on her novel The Gustav Sonata - Books podcast Jul 29, 2016 Listen
Catching the zeitgeist with Eileen Myles, Martin MacInnes and Idra Novey Jul 22, 2016 Listen
Examining the past with Juan Gabriel Vásquez and Álvaro Enrigue – books podcast Jul 15, 2016 Listen
Summer reading with Mark Lawson and Lisa McInerney – books podcast Jul 08, 2016 Listen
Lives shaped by history with Hisham Matar and Margo Jefferson – books podcast Jul 01, 2016 Listen
Migration: Ali Smith, David Herd and Wolfgang Bauer listen for the true story – books podcast Jun 24, 2016 Listen
The art of memory with Abby Smith Rumsey and Simon Bill – books podcast Jun 17, 2016 Listen
Don DeLillo on writing his novel Underworld - books podcast Jun 10, 2016 Listen