Manage episode 290478690 series 2410710
Pulitzer Prize winning author, Jane Smiley, goes head to head with writer, broadcaster and poet, Pam Ayres, in a war of the words.
They discuss their writing, the importance of wildlife, going on cruises, fables and humour.
In the Book Off they put James Rebanks "English Pastoral: An Inheritance" against "The Year Of Lear" by James Shapiro. But which one will win???
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