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Welcome to Voluminous, a podcast by Listening Books about literature with an audio slant.

 

Listening Books is a UK charity that provides audiobooks to anyone who struggles to read or hold a book due to an illness, disability, learning difficulty or mental health issue. To find out more go to www.listening-books.org.uk.

Nov 22, 2018

Having been running since 2009, one of the organisers for the Not the Booker Prize, the Guardians' Sam Jordison, tells Jessica Stone about what makes this award special, why it was started as well as his opinion on some of the great (and not so great) books to have been nominated. Jessica and Sam also discuss the 2018 Man Booker Prize winner and why it maybe doesn't deserve the furore surrounding it.

Listening Books is an audiobook charity for anyone who struggles to read or hold a book due to illness, disability, learning difficulty or a mental health issue. To find out more about what we do, go to www.listening-books.org.uk