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(There is a content note on this episode because there is mention of suicide.)

Season 4 Episodes
 

 Episode image is a detail from the cover of  Sum  by David Eagleman, published by Cannongate Books in 2010; cover illustration by Maxine Touratier/Chezantoine.

Episode image is a detail from the cover of Sum by David Eagleman, published by Cannongate Books in 2010; cover illustration by Maxine Touratier/Chezantoine.

Joining Charles Adrian downriver of the Thames Barrier for the 87th Second-Hand Book Factory is writer and illustrator Donna Butlin. They reminisce about Donna’s project Storytape, dark comedy done really well, the familiarity of fables and how talking about death can make you think about life.

 

Book listing:

Little Hands Clapping by Dan Rhodes

Angela’s Mandrake by Jennifer Rowe

Sum by David Eagleman

 

Links:

Donna Butlin’s Storytape

David Eagleman for TED

Charles Adrian