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Read All About it


We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
The third of 12 programmes Introduced and edited by Melvyn Bragg
Paperbacks of the Week chosen by Margaret Forster Jacky Gillott and Professor A. J. Ayer with them in the studio:
Authors of the Week
Brian Aldiss - co-editor of The Year's Best Science Fiction Number 8 to be published next week.
Malcolm Macdonald - whose novel about the building of the railways World from Rough Stones - 'rich with colourful characters, bedding, brawling and boozing' is published tomorrow.
The Booker Quiz presented by Christopher Booker
Studio director JULIA MATHESON Producer NIGEL Williams
(Please send your quiz answers to: Read All About It, [address removed])


Edited By: Melvyn Bragg
Unknown: Margaret Forster
Unknown: Jacky Gillott
Unknown: Professor A. J. Ayer
Unknown: Brian Aidiss
Unknown: Malcolm MacDonald
Presented By: Christopher Booker
Director: Julia Matheson
Producer: Nigel Williams

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