“The arts protect consciousness”: Anthony Brandt – co-author of The Runaway Species with neuroscientist and writer David Eagleman – discusses types of creativity and the value of art (with the help of a string quartet).

An injured magpie chick helped hold the Bloom family together after a tragic accident: read their moving story in Penguin Bloom.

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Listen to an extract of Matt Haig’s How to Stop Time, read by Mark Meadows.

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