Sun, 27 Aug 18:00
Baillie Gifford Main Theatre, Edinburgh
With his call-to-arms memoir How Not To Be A Boy, Webb considers how bending those stringent rules is not easy in a world which expects males to have a certain, well, maleness about them.
A rundown of the Baileys Prize shortlist from Simon Savidge of Savidge Reads. “My number one choice has to be Stay With Me. I absolutely adore this book from start to finish, I think it’s incredible.”
Jen Campbell reviews this year’s Baileys shortlist. “The book I enjoyed the most, and would love to see win is Stay With Me by Ayobami Adebayo.”
Listen to the first chapter of Yann Martel’s Life of Pi, read by Sanjeev Bhaskar.