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Talking Books is an in-depth interview programme with international bestselling authors from around the globe.

The series is presented by Razia Iqbal and talks to authors about their writing, their ideas and their lives as writers.

Talking Books is the only programme that doesn't just look at an author's latest work but across all their work: looking at themes that connect them, the characters they have invented and the development of their writing style.

All are prize winners, widely read and the foremost talent in 21st Century English language literature.

Please check our schedules for future dates and broadcast times.

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