World Book Club

World Book Club

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Manu Joseph: Serious Men

Serious Men tells the intertwined stories of wily Ayyan Mani - who tries to pass off his son as a...

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Louise Penny: Still Life

This month World Book Club talks to acclaimed Canadian writer Louise Penny about the very first...

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Robert Seethaler: A Whole Life

Spanning much of the twentieth century and told with an elegant simplicity which belies the...

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Tsitsi Dangarembga: Nervous Conditions

A modern classic in the African literary canon and voted in the Top Ten of Africa's 100 Best...

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Bill Bryson: Notes from a Small Island

This month World Book Club discusses Bill Bryson’s hugely acclaimed travelogue Notes from a...

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Sjón - Moonstone: The Boy Who Never Was

On this month’s World Book Club, Icelandic literary superstar Sjón will be answering...

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Yaa Gyasi: Homegoing

A novel of breathtaking sweep revealing the devastating impact of slavery through history. This...

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Yiyun Li: The Vagrants

Life or death choices in a bid to survive the horrors of 1970s Communist China This month in the...

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Ali Smith: How to be Both

A fast-moving, passionate, genre-bending work of art that both dazzles and entertains. This...

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Elizabeth Strout: Olive Kitteridge

This month’s World Book Club is the ninth in our series celebrating the greatest women...

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Helen Garner: The Spare Room

The Australian writer Helen Garner joins Harriett Gilbert as World Book Club continues its...

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Helen Garner: The Spare Room

The Australian writer Helen Garner joins Harriett Gilbert as World Book Club continues its...

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Bernardine Evaristo - Girl, Woman, Other

This month, for the seventh World Book Club edition celebrating International Women writers,...

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Deborah Levy: Hot Milk

This month World Book Club talks to acclaimed British author Deborah Levy about her Man Booker...

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Hilary Mantel: Bring Up the Bodies

This month World Book Club marks the recent worldwide publication of The Mirror and The Light by...

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World Book Club: Fatima Bhutto

Long-listed for the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction, Bhutto’s lyrical debut novel unfolds over...

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World Book Club: Fatima Bhutto

Long-listed for the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction, Bhutto’s lyrical debut novel unfolds over...

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Leïla Slimani - Lullaby

French-Moroccan writer Leïla Slimani joins Harriett Gilbert in the Radio Theatre at the BBC and...

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Petina Gappah

Harriett Gilbert is joined by Zimbabwean novelist Petina Gappah for this month’s edition of World...

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Naomi Alderman - The Power

Naomi Alderman talks about her extraordinary novel The Power which imagines that women suddenly...

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