Patricia Cumper explains how she got started as a radio writer, and single-handedly wrote a Jamaican radio soap with unexpected reach.
Ade Solanke, Mahendra Solanki, Mirza Waheed, Nii Ayikwei Parkes, Rukhsana Ahmad and Brian Keaney discuss their desert island book.
Leila Rasheed, Penny Black, Jonny Wright, Shelley Silas, Gabriel Gbadamosi, Sanjida O'Connell and Dipo Agboluaje discuss their favourite book in translation.
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.