A Good Read

Sue Arnold & Catherine Bott

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Sue Arnold and Catherine discuss books by Dai Sijie, Barry Unsworth and John Buchan.

4 Extra Debut. Rosie Boycott, journalist Sue Arnold and soprano Catherine Bott discuss books by Dai Sijie, Barry Unsworth and John Buchan. From December 2002.

Rosie Boycott and her guests, former Observer columnist and reviewer, Sue Arnold, and soprano, Catherine Bott discuss books by Dai Sijie, Barry Unsworth and John Buchan. From 2002.

Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress by Dai Sijie

Publisher: Vintage

Losing Nelson by Barry Unsworth

Publisher: Penguin

Greenmantle by John Buchan

Publisher: Oxford University Press.

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