Read On #101 - Stuart Turton, Candy Gourlay and Professor Richard Wiseman

Jan 11, 12:55 PM

This week we’re kicking off the New Year with a look ahead to the Costa Book Awards….

Stuart Turton mixes murder, mayhem and sci-fi in his dazzling debut: ‘The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle’. (starts at 1 min 20 secs)

Professor Richard Wiseman examines why we like to scare ourselves with spine-chilling stories. (starts at 21 mins)

And Candy Gourlay takes the long view of colonialism and gender politics in her gripping adventure story: ‘Bone Talk’. (starts at 32 mins in)

Please note, in order to keep this podcast feed as navigable as possible, especially with screen readers, we've decided not to post individual features, just the whole show. Let us know if you have any objections or strong feelings about this at readonair@rnib.org.uk or find me on Twitter @Talking_Books 

Thanks.