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The VINTAGE Podcast is a fortnightly books podcast, released every other Sunday. Author interviews, book news and discussions on subjects ranging from literary fiction to graphic novels, cookery to crime fiction, history and travel to biography and poetry. It comes from the publishers of Jo Nesbo, Nigella Lawson, Irvine Welsh, Haruki Murakami, Ian McEwan, Joe Sacco, Anne Enright, Mark Haddon and more. #VINTAGEPodcast


All Episodes

Nurses and the courage to care ᛫ Christie Watson

Nurses have never been more important. In this episode, author Christie Watson is in conversation with Marverine Cole, discussing her nursing career of twenty years, motherhood, coping with life during a pandemic, and her new book, The Courage to Care.

Norwegian Wood ᛫ Haruki Murakami

In this episode we are celebrating Haruki Murakami, a writer who has been delighting readers with his unique blend of the surreal and the familiar for over 40 years.

Voices of the Windrush Generation ᛫ Colin Grant

As part of our celebrations for Black History Month we are celebrating and spotlighting the stories from the book, Homecoming: Voices of the Windrush Generation by Colin Grant. Here’s a special extract from the book.

Discovering the amazing world of fungi ᛫ Merlin Sheldrake

Biologist and writer Merlin Sheldrake, author of Entangled Life, joins us on the Vintage Books Podcast to tell us more about the amazing world of fungi.

We are celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the Vintage Books Podcast! Thank you so much for suppo…

A people who took & a people taken ᛫ Tommy Orange

Looking for your next Autumn read? Here’s a special extract from There There by Tommy Orange! Find out more about the book here: http://bit.ly/ThereThereTO ᛫ Listen to the Vintage Books Podcast episode when we chatted to author Tommy Orange here: …

Growing up gay & Muslim ᛫ Mohsin Zaidi

We speak to Mohsin Zaidi all about his memoir, A Dutiful Boy ᛫ Follow us on twitter: twitter.com/vintagebooks ᛫ Sign up to our bookish newsletter to hear all about our new releases, see exclusive extracts and win prizes: po.st/vintagenewsletter ᛫ Music…

The WW2 masterpiece you need to read ᛫ Robert Chandler

We talk to the translator of Stalingrad, the Russian Classic that is Vasily Grossman’s prequel to Life and Fate ᛫ Follow us on twitter: twitter.com/vintagebooks ᛫ Sign up to our bookish newsletter to hear all about our new releases, see exclusive …

Celebrating women in translation ᛫ Tiffany Tsao & Elisabeth Jaquette

Huge thanks to Tiffany Tsao (https://tiffanytsao.com) and Elisabeth Jaquette(http://www.elisabethjaquette.com)᛫

Books mentioned:
Elizabeth’s translation of The Frightened Ones by Dima Wannous᛫
Tiffany’s transla…

Three women at the Bass Rock ᛫ Evie Wyld

Looking for a Summer read? A special extract from Evie Wyld’s new book! Check out the book: https://www.penguin.co.uk/books/111/1112836/the-bass-rock/9781911214397.html ᛫ Follow us on twitter: twitter.com/vintagebooks ᛫ Sign up to our bookish news…

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