Kate and Rob are back to discuss the first week of the Essex Book Festival, and their thoughts on The Girl In The Red Coat by Kate Hamer and Thirst by Kerry Hudson.
Rob takes a look at the latest entry in the Young Bond series.
Rob has not been very well of late and he reflects on his recovery reading.
We’ve all dreamed about being a character from our favourite book for a day, going on an adventure, meeting exciting people or visiting strange places. Rob and Kate have both chosen character who like to live dangerously – Rob would…
On Wednesday, we ventured to the Bond In Motion exhibit, currently on display at the London Film Museum. Rob got the chance to fully embrace his inner Bond-nerd…
This week Kate and Rob discuss whether authors should write new stories featuring older characters, such as Jeeves and Wooster and James Bond, and our book of the month, The Silent Wife.
Kate and Rob discuss the changes to next year’s Man Booker Prize and discuss a number of new books, including those from James Dawson, Robert Harris and William Boyd.
Are you a re-reader? Rob and Kate discuss which books they find themselves re-reading and why.
Kate and Rob discuss fifty years of James Bond at the cinema.
Kate and Rob discuss the stories that we keep returning to and whether it is always a good thing to have a sequel.