By Sophie Elmhirst - 15 August
What prompted you to fictionalise the story of your grandparents?I started out trying to write The
By Sophie Elmhirst - 08 August
Your novel The Lovers follows a widow on her travels. Why did you choose Turkey?My husband [the
By Jonathan Derbyshire - 01 August
Your new book, Ghost Milk, describes walks around the Olympic site in east London, as well as
By John Sunyer - 25 July
How did it feel to win this year's Samuel Johnson Prize for your book Mao's Great Famine?I'm
By Jon Bernstein - 14 July
Norman Finkelstein
By Joan Bakewell - 11 July
I have known Mark Thompson since the mid- 1980s: he was one of a crop of bright young producers and
By Sophie Elmhirst - 07 July
Why did you become a doctor?There were never any doctors in my family. But my grandparents and my