Mark Watson

Book Shambles

Mark Watson joins Robin and Josie this week to talk about his new novel Contacts. They talk about the differences between writing a novel and a stand up show, trying to stay creative during a pandemic and how constantly being late for gigs means you end up being a lot fitter than you imagined. Also Robin makes Mark show off unread books from his shelf at random.

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Reading List

Books recommended this week include:

Contacts by Mark Watson

Eleven by Mark Watson

I’m a Joke and So Are You by Robin Ince

The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman by Laurence Sterne

Country Girl by Edna O’Brien

Curriculum Vitae: A Volume of Autobiography by Muriel Spark

Admissions by Henry Marsh

Do No Harm by Henry Marsh

The work of Paul Broks

Air Babylon by Imogen Edwards-Jones

We Chose to Speak of War and Strife by John Simpson

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