Memories, Margaret and Bears, Oh my!

Denise Mina shares her treasure, Damian Barr remembers Maggie Thatcher, and Mandy Haggith talks bears

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Mark Thompson, author of A Down to Earth Guide to the Cosmos

Big Music, Bigger Universe

Kirsty Gunn and Mark Thompson interviewed, plus a new short story from 'so hot right now' Jenni Fagan!

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John Hegley

Rhymes and Crimes

Ryan talks crime with Sophie Hannah, poetry with John Hegley at StAnza and history with Travis Elborough

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Caro Ramsay

Gavin Francis, Caro Ramsay and Kurdistan Literature Festival

Listen to four continent-spanning interviews in our latest round-up from the world of books

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Rodge Glass

Kicking off 2013

Rodge Glass, John Fardell, New Writers Awards and the League of Extraordinary Booklovers: listen now!

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Frank Cottrell Boyce (photo by Rob McDougall) and Alexander McCall Smith

Book Week Scotland 2012 round-up

Alexander McCall Smith, Frank Cottrell Boyce, interviews, readings and books galore - listen now!

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Poetree model from the GiftED exhibition

GiftED sculptures and Jenni Fagan interview

Our brand new podcast featuring book news, interviews, readings, roundups and sneak previews.

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