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A weekly programme about books and writers: introduced by KENNETH ALLSOP

B. R. F. KEATING looks at detective fiction on the 40th anniversary of the Crime Club, including Who Saw Her Die by Patricia Moyes , the Club's latest issue

NEMONE LETHBRIDGE and PETER DICKINSON review two new books about real-life crime: a biography of Jonathan Wild , the 18th-century criminal, and The Affair of the Poisons, set in the time of Louis XIV

JOHN JULIUS NORWICH on his new book The Kingdom in the Sun, an illustrated history of Sicily's Golden Age and other new books

Produced by ALAN HAYDOCK

(Repeated: Thursday, 3.45 pm)


Introduced By: Kenneth Allsop

Unknown: Patricia Moyes

Unknown: Peter Dickinson

Unknown: Jonathan Wild