Kerry Young, Colin Grant, Debjani Chatterjee MBE, Rahila Gupta, Michael McMillan and Mimi Khalvati discuss their favourite children's book.
Mahendra Solanki, Rukhsana Ahmad, Millie Murray, Mirza Waheed, Brian Keaney, Ade Solanke and Nii Ayikwei Parkes discuss the books they are currently reading.
Rose Collis explains the full-circle of her writing and performing career, and shares a treasured possession from her biographee Nancy Spain.
Chris Arthur selects, from many possibilities, his Talismanic object – which happens not to be in his possession anymore, but back home in Japan.
Nicholas Murray, Vayu Naidu, Sarah Ardizzone, Robin Blake, Sally Kindberg, Ali Knight and Caitlin Davies discuss their desert island book.
Sebastian Baczkiewicz explains his inadvertent start as a dramatic writer, and reveals where he found his first 'proper' idea.
Fiona Shaw shares her long fascination with collecting and skimming stones, and how this interacted with one of her novels.
Nicola Baldwin, Marina Benjamin, Mario Petrucci, Courttia Newland, Esther Selsdon and Hugh Stoddart discuss their favourite book in translation.