Kate and Rob return from their holiday a little under the weather but are undeterred as they look at anonymous authors. Inspired by the publication of The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen, they discuss w...Show More
This week we do something we haven't done in awhile and pick out some new books that have arrived lately. Kate and Rob each pick three books that have caught their eye!
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This week we discuss the six books making up the Man Booker shortlist - what we think and what we'll be reading next.
Then we popped into Hatchards in Piccadilly and, surprise surprise, ended up b...Show More
First up, it's topical news. We cover World Book Day, a poll conducted by BT TV on the top fifty book-to-film adaptations, and the recent UKYA Blogger Awards. Listen to the YA Edition podcast next wee...Show More
Just a short episode this week with Kate, as we've got lots to do preparing for Essex Book Festival, which launches on 1st March 2015 - hear about the events Kate and Rob are chairing, our trip to Dri...Show More
This week Kate and Rob discuss the news of a new Harper Lee novel, the Folio Prize, the Essex Book Festival and finally, what makes a classic book.
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This week Kate and Rob discuss the new Man Booker rules and an exploding book before discussing unlikeable characters. Why do we like even the nastiest of characters and why do we simply not like othe...Show More