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The Next Best Thing To Love

Orange Prize shortlister Ellen Feldman is one of our specials guests tonight; her latest book, Next To Love, has just been published and before she flies home to New York, she popped into our London studio to tell us about the book, about her life and about the writing process.  Our other special guest, comedienne […]

Chris Mullin: Witness to History

He was there when Tony Blair became Prime Minister of the UK – and carefully documented his rise and fall.  As a television journalist, he campaigned against injustices such as the Birmingham Six convictions – six innocent Irishmen sentenced to life imprisonment for the Birmingham pub bombings.  As a Member of Parliament, he’s taken on […]

Teens & Screams

Joanna Nadin is the bestselling UK “Queen of Teen” author who new YA book, PARADISE, is winning widespread adulation – but not everyone knows that in a former life, Jo has been a special adviser to the former Prime Minister Tony Blair – and has written speeches for most of the former cabinet.  What was […]

Mark Billingham Stole My Luck!

“I remember lying on that hotel room floor, and my heart was thumping so much I was bouncing on the carpet…” In the week that British crime writer Mark Billingham achieves his first No. 1 position in the UK charts, we’re delighted to welcome him to Litopia After Dark for an extended, in-depth session about […]

Trash, Transmedia, & Chaterati

What would you do if two of the world’s leading screenwriters and directors “discover” your manuscript – and want to film it?  And how do you plan to make a living out of our great big digital future?  Our two brilliant guests tonight can help on both counts – because they’re none other than Andy […]