Books To Live By... with Mariella Frostrup

"A podcast with substance and an impressive line up"

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A BBC Sounds podcast series that follows Mariella Frostrup to the homes of well loved personalities to explore their bookshelves.


- 6 x 40 minute podcasts
- Social media content per episode


In this series, Mariella visited the homes of Oscar winner Cate Blanchett, ballet legend Carlos Acosta, star of Les Mis Dominic West and McFly bassist Dougie Poynter, and the touring hotels of music star Nao and science boffin Brian Cox.

From childhood favourites to the tales that most inspired them, the story that made them cry or the book they’d give to a lover, Mariella uncovers surprising stories as her guests tell her more about themselves through the books that matter most to them.

Available on BBC Sounds, iTunes, Spotify and other platforms.

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