|Programme Catalogue - Details: Out With The Books||19900703|
SBH:Ian Mcmillan visits one of Rotherham's mobile libraries; recalls his own childhood experiences of borrowing books.
borrowers; male & female librarians talk about the job.
Popular books: romances, occult, horror.
No-one asks for classics.
Other areas (where they read `The Sunday Times') ask for latest best-seller.
borrowers: why they like Catherine Cookson - "not too much sex" - "oh we like sex!".
Getting on the waiting list for popular books.
"They don't read these - they've got their husbands".
Their reading habits.
OTN:SMR021/89GE0005 TXN/TDT:R4 03-Jul-1990 CON:SHEASBY Dave (prod) MCMILLAN Ian (spkr)
03 Jul 1990 20:30-20:45 (RADIO 4)
Dave Sheasby (Producer)
Ian Mcmillan (Speaker)
Notes: CAIRS 446416.