❉ Shooting from the lip with the ‘Brit Grit’ crime writer.
❉ Paul Abbott of Hark! The 87th Precinct Podcast,on the legacy of Ed McBain.
❉ Richard Dinnick, author of Doctor Who: Myths & Legends – “one of the most rewarding projects of my career”.
❉ Simon Guerrier and Ben Morris on costumes and cut-outs!
❉ Combat juggling, a deadly farmer’s market, and a zombie Roger McGough – the zombie book for people who can’t stand zombies.
❉ Fantasy novel The Ninth Rain is the first in an epic new trilogy. We chat with its author, Jen Williams.
❉We chat with bestselling novelist Jenny Colgan on Quick Reads, Doctor Who, her literary influences, the ‘chick lit’ label and why writers’ block is “bollocks”.
❉ We celebrate the life and work of legendary cult writer Russell Hoban, on what would have his 92nd birthday.
❉ “Tonight, Matthew, I’m Douglas Adams!” James Goss on novelising ‘The Pirate Planet’…