183 million printed books were sold in the UK last year -- and many more ebooks besides - yet still there is no dedicated book show on British screens. Until now...
Book Break, a book show from Pan Macmillan, where author Alexandra Heminsley (Running Like a Girl) discusses all things book-related with some of the most exciting writers publishing today.
In episode two of BOOK BREAK we are joined by three new talented authors…Frank Tallis is a former clinical psychologist and author of such supernatural thrillers as The Voices and The Sleep Room - he knows exactly how to send a shiver down readers’ spines!
Author of the Man Booker Prize longlisted, Almost English, Charlotte Mendelson likes to play upon strong human emotions to bring about extreme reactions in her characters.
And last but not least is the uniquely talented author and illustrator of the acclaimed Wolves and Little Mouse’s Big Book of Fears, as well as recently released Bear and Hare Go Fishing, Emily Gravett; who will be sharing her tricks for hooking young readers.
There also is a step inside Jeffrey Archer’s Writer’s Room, in his Majorcan home, aptly named Writer’s Block. Nicola Lathey, one of the authors of Small Talk, shares with us some of her top tips for boosting your child's speech and language development through reading. And author Annie Murray will face our quick fire questions