News & Features

Monica Ali: ‘it’s such a wickedly funny book’

We are bringing the podcast into the Women’s Prize family for the final episode of the series this week as…

Thu 7 December, 2023


Anita Rani: ‘I just think everyone should read it’

Vick Hope is joined by radio and television presenter Anita Rani for this week’s Bookshelfie podcast episode. Anita stops by…

Thu 23 November, 2023


Kenya Hunt: ‘I found myself returning to this book so much’

This week’s Bookshelfie podcast episode is coming out in style as Vick sits down with author and Editor-in-Chief of Elle…

Thu 16 November, 2023


Tanya Reynolds: ‘it was the most astonishing thing I’d ever read’

This week’s Bookshelfie podcast episode is an acting masterclass as Vick sits down with Tanya Reynolds, star of Sex Education, Emma, and I Hate You. Tanya dropped by…

Thu 9 November, 2023


Natalie Haynes: ‘it’s an extraordinary and haunting book’

A friend to the Women’s Prize, Shortlisted in 2023 and 2012 Orange Prize for Fiction judge, Natalie Haynes is this…

Thu 2 November, 2023


Kerry Washington: ‘That book made me feel less alone’

You could describe this week’s Bookshelfie podcast episode as a bit of a Scandal… Because this week our incredible host…

Thu 26 October, 2023


Naomi Klein: ‘When I think about that book, I just see colour’

We head to Cananda for this weeks Bookshelfie episode as Vick is joined by author, activist and filmmaker Naomi Klein….

Thu 19 October, 2023


Mary Beard: ‘it was one of those really surprised books for me’

Podcasts may be a modern invention, but the art of the spoken word has been around since the Ancient world,…

Thu 12 October, 2023