This week Tom Price is joined by novelist and David Bowie super fan John O'Connell. The pair chat about his brand new book, Bowie's Books, an anthology of the 100 books David Bowie held close to his heart. With works like 1840's Sci Fi novels and the Beano, the collection takes an unique look into Bowie's mind and hints at a new way to explain his influences as an artist.
This week, Emma B chats to Sunday Times Bestseller and Code-breaker aficionado Sinclair McKay about his brand new book, The Scotland Yard Puzzle Book: Crime Scenes, Conundrums and Whodunnits to Test Your Inner Detective. The pair chat about Sinclair's favourite detectives, the power of crime on classic authors like Charles Dickens and Arthur Conan Doyle, and how to use your mind to crack the most difficult of codes!
This week, Emma B is joined by Lenny Henry. Lenny's new autobiography 'Who Am I, Again?' takes us from birth to Tiswas and touches on his home life, early career and The Black and White Minstrel Show. In a celebration of Black History Month, the pair chat about Lenny's upbringing, finding a way out of the country’s most controversial television series, and making his way in the world.
This week Emma's joined by best-selling author Jojo Moyes. Perhaps best known for her world famous novel, and feature film starring Emilia Clarke and Sam Clafin, You Before Me, Jojo chats with Emma about her brand new novel The Giver of Stars. A slight departure from her usual style, the new story focus' on a group of young women and their remarkable journey through the mountains of Kentucky and beyond in Depression-era America. Emma and Jojo chat about inspirations, some heart breaking moments in the novel, and the incredible strength of women then and now.
This week Emma B is joined by pop icon and one half of Wham! Andrew Ridgeley to chat all about his brand new book Wham! George and Me. Following the duo's timeline from first steps out of secondary school all the way to Live Aid, Andrew chats to Emma about George, finding their feet, and treasured memories.