9 episodes

Is there anything better than a book that you simply can’t put down? Jeffrey Archer has written many such page-turners during almost five decades as a master storyteller. In this new podcast, Unputdownable, Jeffrey reveals which books have the power to grip his imagination and attention, and invites guests from the worlds of literature, sport, politics and entertainment to do the same. They also discuss which other works of art, literature and culture have the power to entrance them – from paintings and films to plays, TV box sets and beyond.
Jeffrey’s latest William Warwick book, Over My Dead Body, is out now in hardback, ebook and audiobook.

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Unputdownable with Jeffrey Archer HarperCollins

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    • 4.8 • 6 Ratings

Is there anything better than a book that you simply can’t put down? Jeffrey Archer has written many such page-turners during almost five decades as a master storyteller. In this new podcast, Unputdownable, Jeffrey reveals which books have the power to grip his imagination and attention, and invites guests from the worlds of literature, sport, politics and entertainment to do the same. They also discuss which other works of art, literature and culture have the power to entrance them – from paintings and films to plays, TV box sets and beyond.
Jeffrey’s latest William Warwick book, Over My Dead Body, is out now in hardback, ebook and audiobook.

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    Heather Morris

    Heather Morris

    Jeffrey is joined by author Heather Morris, whose debut historical novel The Tattooist of Auschwitz became a No 1 New York Times bestselling book. She’ll reveal which book and which TV series she believes are ‘unputdownable’. The conversation covers everything from isolation and the writing process to giant statues and Heather’s plans for her next book. Has she revealed a little more about the content of that book than her publishers would like?
    Jeffrey’s latest book, Over My Dead Body, is out now in hardback, ebook and audiobook.

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    • 24 min
    Sir Tim Rice

    Sir Tim Rice

    Jeffrey talks to lyricist and author Sir Tim Rice.
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    • 33 min
    Ravi Shastri

    Ravi Shastri

    Jeffrey is joined by legendary Indian cricketer Ravi Shastri to discuss which book and film he believes are ‘unputdownable’.
    One of Jeffrey’s choices is the Bollywood epic Lagaan – a film that centres around the story of a cricket match held in India during the time of the British Raj. The pair also discuss the merits of one the 20th century’s greatest writers of Indian literature in English.
    Jeffrey also has a score to settle with Ravi regarding his book Stargazing, which celebrates 80 of the best cricket players Ravi has encountered… yet which unfortunately couldn’t find space to include Jeffrey!

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    • 25 min
    Gyles Brandreth

    Gyles Brandreth

    Jeffrey is joined by Gyles Brandreth – author, broadcaster, and, like Jeffrey, a former politician – to discuss which book and film he believes are ‘unputdownable’. Both Jeffrey and Gyles have chosen Shakespeare adaptions for one of their choices, which prompts plenty of anecdotes, memories of great performances and laughter. Gyles also reveals the invaluable advice he received as a schoolboy from Sir Laurence Olivier.
    Jeffrey’s latest book, Over My Dead Body, is out now in hardback, ebook and audiobook.

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    • 43 min
    Lucy Foley

    Lucy Foley

    Jeffrey is joined by Lucy Foley, the No.1 Sunday Times bestselling author of novels such as The Hunting Party and The Guest List – to reveal which book and TV series she believes are ‘unputdownable’.
    Jeffrey’s latest book, Over My Dead Body, is out now in hardback, ebook and audiobook.

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    • 16 min
    Barry Humphries

    Barry Humphries

    Jeffrey is joined by actor, comedian, author and close personal friend of Dame Edna Everage, Barry Humphries, as he reveals which book and film he believes are ‘unputdownable’. 
    Jeffrey’s latest book, Over My Dead Body, is out now in hardback, ebook and audiobook.

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    • 28 min

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