The Reading Room – ROOM 25 Video Preview

In this short video, The Reading Room’s host Paul Tyler reminisces about the bands that defined his youth and wonders whether one of his musical heroes – Carter The Unstoppable Sex Machine’s Jim Bob – can make the leap to writing with his new novel Driving Jarvis Ham which we’ll be reviewing in our next programme.…

The Reading Room Podcast: ROOM 23

On this programme, The Reading Room Book Group review the latest novel from Secret Diary of Adrian Mole author Sue Townsend, The Woman who Went to Bed for a Year.and we talk to Georgia Twynham, author of The Thirteenth about the third book in her teen fantasy series, Nyteria Rising. We also have poetry from…

The Reading Room Podcast: ROOM 21

This month The Reading Room Book Group discuss Pantheon by Sam Bourne, Booker prize nominated author Jon McGregor talks about his new collection of short stories This Isn’t the Sort of Thing That Happens to Someone Like You, we get another nomination for our list of 101 Books To Read Before You Die from poet…