Jan 19, 2020
Anna and Amanda discuss the Costa Book Awards category winners.
Our book of the week is Disappearing Earth by Julia Phillips, a haunting debut novel about the disappearance of two girls in remote Kamchatka. A National Book Award finalist, it was one of the New York Times' best books of 2019 and was a Best Book...
Jan 6, 2020
Anna and Amanda discuss the Costa Book Awards shortlists - the category winners will be announced on 6 January.
Our book of the week is Big Sister, Little Sister, Red Sister by Jung Chang. This tells the story of the Soong sisters, who played a central role in China's history from 1911 to the Mao years. It's...
Dec 22, 2019
A special episode: our interview with Jeff Lindsay to discuss his new crime novel Just Watch Me.
Jeff is the author of the hugely successful Dexter books which led to the hit TV show. Just Watch Me is the first in a new series starring Riley Wolfe, a con man who performs daring heists and targets the wealthiest...
Dec 16, 2019
Anna, Annie and Amanda are back with our holiday reading recommendations.
Your Own Kind of Girl by Clare Bowditch
Maybe the Horse Will Talk by Elliot Perlman
Daisy Jones and the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid
Kitty Flanagan's 488 Rules for Life by Kitty Flanagan
A Place for Us by Fatima Farheen Mirza
Dec 9, 2019
Happy 100th episode! Annie, Amanda and Anna reveal our best books of 2019.
Drum roll ...
The Friend by Sigrid Nunez
Deep Time Dreaming by Billy Griffiths
We That Are Young by Preti Taneja
Invisible Women by Caroline Criado Perez
Too Much Lip by Melissa Lucashenko
The Overstory by Richard Powers
The Yield by Tara...