The Guardian Books podcastAuthor: The Guardian
19 Feb 2019

The Guardian Books podcast

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The Guardian Books podcast is our weekly look at the world of books, poetry and great writing presented by  Claire Armitstead,  Richard Lea, & Sian Cain. With in-depth interviews with leading authors and investigations into the thematic trends in contemporary writing, this is the perfect book worm’s companion

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    Leïla Slimani and Cat Person author Kristen Roupenian – books podcast

    The two authors discuss their stories about modern love and sex, and we reflect on the legacy of novelist Andrea Levy

  • Posted on 19 Feb 2019

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    The most disturbing books we've ever read, with Alice Clark-Platts – podcast

    On this week’s show, thriller fan Alison talks to Alice Clark-Platts about her terrifying novel The Flower Girls – and we share the books we found too unsettling to finish

  • Posted on 12 Feb 2019

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    Jason Reynolds and JD Salinger's posthumous return – books podcast

    Jason Reynolds talks about tackling difficult subjects for children, and we discuss the ‘new’ work on the way from the Catcher in the Rye author

  • Posted on 05 Feb 2019

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    Rethinking masculinity with Thomas Page McBee - books podcast

    When McBee stepped into the boxing ring at Madison Square Gardens to fight, he made history as the first trans man to do so – a journey he documents in his book, Amateur

  • Posted on 30 Jan 2019

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    Costa biography prize winner Bart van Es and Mathias Énard – books podcast

    We head back to 16th-century Constantinople with Énard, explore the troubled legacy of the second world war with Van Es and look ahead to the Costa book of the year

  • Posted on 22 Jan 2019

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