A Good Read

Laura Thompson & Mary Kenny

BBC Radio 4
BBC Radio 4 logo
30 minutes Available for over a year First broadcast:
Latest broadcast:

Laura Thompson and Mary Kenny discuss books by Muriel Spark and Diana Mosley.

4 Extra Debut. Rosie Boycott, Laura Thompson and Mary Kenny discuss books by Muriel Spark, Diana Mosley and Nicholas Monsarrat. From December 2002.

Rosie Boycott and her guests, biographer and greyhound fancier, Laura Thompson and newspaper columnist Mary Kenny discuss books by Muriel Spark, Diana Mosley and Nicholas Monsarrat. From 2002.

Loitering with Intent by Muriel Spark

Publisher: Penguin

A Life of Contrasts - The autobiography of Diana Mosley

Publisher: Gibson Square

Kapillan of Malta by Nicholas Monsarrat

Publisher: Cassell.

Brand

A Good Read

Search Help.

To find all currently available programmes, do a completely empty search.

To find something specific, add your search term and hit enter. Optionally, combine your query with a variety of filters to narrow your results. You can also search by using just the filters and an empty search box.

Using Search Filters.

Media Type filter:
Limit your search to either TV or radio using the radio buttons. Results will show both by default.
Genre Accessibility and Availability filters:
Add or exclude search terms using the add and exclude filter icons.

When you've chosen your filters, hit enter or use the 'Apply Filters' button.

Once a search is returned, add or exclude further terms from the results page and search again. Search results can be reordered by:

  • first or last brodcast dates,
  • availability ending soon,
  • relevance.

Find out more about BBC Programme Explorer