Val McDermid

Book Talk: Val McDermid, Kate Tough & Arne Dahl Interviews

Crime heavyweights and a notable debut novelist feature in our final Book Talk podcast

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Garth Nix by Paul Scrambler

Garth Nix, Leigh Bardugo and David Levithan Interviews

Fantasy worlds and disembodied characters feature in this month's interviews

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Lucy Ribchester by Kuba Kolinski

Lucy Ribchester, Elisabeth Gifford and Lucy Hughes-Hallett interviews

Suffragettes, mythology and fascism on this week's podcast

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Hannu Rajaniemi, image courtesy Suomen Kuvalehti

The Hope of the Future

2014 gets started with Stuart Kelly, Hannu Rajaniemi and Lesley Riddoch discussing the future of literature, reading and Scotland

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Book Week Scotland Highlights

Ryan Van Winkle talks trilogies and pulls an all-nighter during Book Week Scotland

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Joe Sacco and his book Journalism

Joe Sacco and RJ Palacio: Facing Reality

Two major interviews, plus a reading and chat with Scottish author Zoe Venditozzi, and a preview of Dundee Literary Festival!

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The Bookshop Band

The Literary Summer Heats Up

Booker longlisted author Ruth Ozeki interviewed, The Bookshop Band performs and we gear up for a Literary Death Match!

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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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James Robertson

James Robertson interview

The author of And the Land Lay Still talks about planning and writing the book.

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