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'I thoroughly enjoyed the experience of making a podcast for The Crimson Bed with Talking Bookshelf. The end result was lucid, professional and smoothly put together and has certainly helped to introduce readers to my books.' Loretta Proctor, The Crimson Bed

Talking Bookshelf is an innovative way for authors and publishers to let readers know about their latest titles, through author podcasts with interviews and narrated excerpts. We produce audiobooks too.

Your very own podcast by Talking Bookshelf provides an opportunity you won't find anywhere else - to have excerpts of your work narrated by a British Actors Equity member and to be interviewed by an experienced broadcaster who has interviewed hundreds of creative people (including best-selling writers, Hollywood actors and household names from the UK, US and Australia). Find out more about getting your author podcast

 
Listen to excerpts from Moquito Blood Diaries
Listen to our latest book publisher and author podcasts
Thriller: Mosquito Blood Diaries by Adam Gill
 
Crime: Princes Gate by Mark Ellis
Princes Gate by Mark Ellis
The first in a new series of crime thrillers set in wartime London that involve DCI Frank Merlin, a charismatic and intriguing half-Spanish detective.
 
Romance: Love and Freedom by Sue Moorcroft
Mosquito Blood Diaries by Adam Gill
Zanza is a mosquito and, being a Buddhist, believes she has lived through many thousands of short lifetimes, but she can’t recall a single one of them before she met Herbert.
   
Love and Freedom by Sue Moorcroft A special prequel chapter of best-selling novelist Sue Moorcroft's latest title. Follow Honor as she takes flight from the USA for a new life in England.
Listen to extracts Listen to extracts and author Mark Ellis Listen to the chapter and author Sue Moorcroft
Humour: Living With Feet Too Big For a Glass Slipper by Lynne Tapper
Living With Feet Too Big For A Glass Slipper by Lynne Tapper
A parody of the fairytale and a modern-day satire on the search for love in all the weird and wacky places, Princess Innocent is ill-prepared for her life’s journey when she leaves the castle to find her one true prince.
Listen to extracts and author Lynne Tapper
 
Business: Developing Resilience
by Fiona Westwood
Developing Resistance by Fiona Westwood
Management and training specialist Fiona Westwood's latest book is aimed at professionals working in an organisation that delivers professional services.
 
Biography: Triumph & Tragedy
by Emil Henry
Triumph and Tragedy by Emil Henry
Accompany a young but supremely confident Edward Whymper on exhilarating ascents and narrow escapes amid beautiful, often dangerous Alpine peaks.
Listen to extracts and author Fiona Westwood Listen to extracts and author Emil Henry
Audiobook: Just One More Coffee?
by Sophie King
Just One More Coffee? by Sophie King
Bestselling author Sophie King narrates a collection of her own short stories in Just One More Coffee? and other stories. and find out how to buy this collection on CD or as an MP3 download.
Hear a special bonus short story Who's Speaking Please?
 
Romance: The Primrose Path
by Susan Giles
The Primrose Path by Susan Giles
When a suicide attempt takes Eloise back in time to the day her lover Paul was killed, the two meet again. But is she destined to save him from the crash... Or must she learn to let go?
Listen to extracts and author Susan Giles
 
Thriller: Lilian Snipe by Heidi Soder
Lilian Snipe by Heidi Soder
Is a little madness really so bad? Do we all possess that certain something that can try our patience to the point of menace? Look inside the secret mind of a woman scorned, dejected and teetering on the edge of lunacy.
Listen to extracts and author Heidi Snoper
Romance: The Crimson Bed
by Loretta Proctor
The Crimson Bed by Loretta Proctor
An historical romance set in Victorian London of the 1850s. The Crimson Bed is the dark, sensual feminine side of every man and woman. It is an ancient, carved oak bed and yet it is also a symbol and a container of many secrets.
Listen to extracts and author Loretta Proctor
 
Thriller: Pancardi's Pride
by Ron Clooney
Pancardi's Pride by Ron Clooney
A woman with beauty and style, but a cold heart, and a professor consumed by lust set out for revenge and wealth beyond their wildest dreams, and the clock is ticking...
Listen to extracts and author Ron Clooney
 
Children's book: Letters to Daddy
by PK Bell
Letters to Daddy by PK Bell
The Lady Corrie Jayne is not just a Westie, she is a posh Dawg with a heritage as long as her back paw, and a real talent for computer hacking! An adventure for children aged 6 - 10.
Listen to extracts and author PK Bell
For writers: Matador: a serious podcast about self-publishing
Meet three people who have recently published their books with Matador. They talk about how self-publishing with Matador has worked for them. Also, hear Publisher Jeremy Thompson talk about self-publishing with Matador, and why their emphasis on high quality sets them apart.
 
 
Short Stories: Visit our sister site
Visit Short Story Radio
 
 
First Chapter Competition: Hear the latest winner
Listen to the winner of our First Chapter Competition
 
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