Book of the Week is an Arts programme.


Book of the Week

Fiona Sampson's biography of the woman behind the enduring novel Frankenstein. Read by Stella Gonet. Mary continues to live abroad with the poet Shelley, but their passion seems to be fading and constant pregnancies are taking their toll - with Shelley unsympathetic. episode 4.

Genre: Arts

When is Book of the Week next on TV?

It's next showing on BBC Radio 4 Today, 9:45am and on BBC Radio 4 Tomorrow, 12:30am. See more...

Main Cast

Kate Harper
Alibe Parsons
Stephen Critchlow
Kennie A. Andrews
Rhashan Stone