Vivian French talks to Nikki Gamble about the importance of series fiction, what they provide for a reader and the anxieties adults sometimes have about children's fixation on their favourite series.This podcast was recorded during lockdown and there is some unavoidable building noise in the background.
Edinburgh International Book Festival *Elsewhere* stories
Vivian French reading Billie D. Part of an engaging and varied series of podcasts of leading authors reading their remarkable new stories, poems or essays on the theme of ‘Elsewhere’. Commissioned by Edinburgh International Book Festival and supported by the Scottish Government’s Edinburgh Festivals Expo Fund. You can read or download the Elsewhere stories, listen to more Elsewhere podcasts or watch the videos of events filmed live at the Book Festival on www.edbookfest.co.uk.