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A Good Read

England cricket captain-turned-psychoanalyst Mike Brearley discusses a Graham Greene novel set in the Congo, and sports writer Julie Welch examines a book by short story writer Elizabeth Taylor. Presented by Sue MacGregor. Fron 2010.

Genre: Arts

Running Time: 30 minutes (approx)

When is A Good Read next on TV?

It's next showing on BBC Radio 4 Extra Today, 3:30pm and on BBC Radio 4 Extra Tomorrow, 3:30am. See more...

Main Cast

Harriett Gilbert
Image for Ruth JonesRuth Jones
Dominic Cooke
Johny Pitts
Charlotte Proudman
Image for Sally PhillipsSally Phillips
Kamal Ahmed
Pippa Haywood
Helen Lederer
Image for Fiona ShawFiona Shaw
Roberta Taylor
John Gordon Sinclair
Arabella Weir
Image for Hugh DennisHugh Dennis
Image for Felicity MontaguFelicity Montagu
Henry Normal
Image for Russell ToveyRussell Tovey
Richard Harrington
Ken Hudson Campbell
Nick Hornby