New Saturday spot for Radio 4's 'Meet the Author'

New Saturday spot for Radio 4's 'Meet the Author'

Genre fiction, non-fiction and books which "are causing a stir, a story in the book world" will all be candidates for the new "Meet the Author" interview series, now conducted by veteran broadcaster James Naughtie who has replaced Nick Higham.

The interviews will be broadcast on BBC Radio 4's "Today" programme, running every Saturday morning in the 7.30a.m. to 8.00a.m. segment, as well as the BBC News Channel.

The new series kicked off last weekend (5th March) with a five minute piece with novelist and film director Neil Jordan, in which Jordan revealed he was in talks with Amazon, who ha...

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