Podcast: Robert Harris on World Book Club

BBC's World Book Club talks to Robert Harris about his novelĀ Imperium, the first in his Cicero series, first published in 2006. He reveals why he decided to write a series of novels set in the cut-throat politics of the ancient world and gives a fascinating insight into the characters which made up the ancient Roman … Continue reading Podcast: Robert Harris on World Book Club

John Boyne on Meet the Writers

I was sent an advance copy of John Boyne's new novelĀ The Heart's Invisible Furies a few months ago, and although I haven't finished reading it yet, so far it is fascinating. My first thought was "wow, this reminds me of John Irving" - and then I looked at the dedication, which is to John Irving. … Continue reading John Boyne on Meet the Writers