Fun Kids Book Worms
Join Bex from the children's radio station Fun Kids as she meets top authors who tell her about their books and also read us chapters from them!
If you like this, you can listen to Bex on Fun Kids (weekdays from 4pm) on DAB Digital Radio across the UK, on the free Fun Kids app and online at funkidslive.com.
Jenny McLachlan, Jim Beckett, and How YOU can create your own story!
Wednesday 22 September 2021
: We look back at our time with Jenny McLachlan and Jim Beckett during the Book Worms Live event at the Underbelly Festival in London. We hear...
Steven Lenton, Alex Milway and A Very Hungry Moose!
Wednesday 08 September 2021
: Take a peek into the Book Worms live event from the Underbelly Festival on this weeks Book Worms podcast with illustrator and author Steven...
Lemony Snickett, Rob Biddulph and JM Joseph!
Wednesday 25 August 2021
: What makes Lemony Snicketts mind tick? Hear about his new book, Poison for Breakfast, as well as some of the hidden illustrations to look...
A Secret World, Birdwatching and Pants on Fire!
Wednesday 11 August 2021
: J M Joseph author of Pants on Fire chats about his new book, we hear all about Birdwatching from M G Leonard's new book Twitch and we have...
Jack Ryder, Jen Carney and Elle McNicholl!
Wednesday 28 July 2021
: Eastenders star Jack Ryder joins Bex to chat about his new book, Jacks Secret World, we have Elle McNicholls quickfire round and a hilarious...
Victoria Hislop, Nat Luurtsema and Sally Gardner!
Wednesday 14 July 2021
: Find out which book got Bex tearing up this week, Victoria Hislop joins us all the way from Greece, and Nat Luurtsema and Sally Gardner read...
Nick Sharratt, Sydney Smith and Maz Evans!
Wednesday 30 June 2021
: The amazing author and illustrator Nick Sharratt joins Bex on this Book Worms episode as well as winner of the Carnegie medal Sydney Smith...
Amazing Lists with Andrew Pettie and Green Poetry from Martin Kiszko!
Wednesday 16 June 2021
: Author of King Frank and the Knights of the Eco Quest Martin Kiszko joins Bex in this weeks Book Worms with an exciting competition, Andrew...
Ben Bailey Smith, Clare Weze and Clare Balding!
Wednesday 02 June 2021
: Ben Bailey Smith tells us more about his new book 'Something I Said', Clare Weze chats about the magic around her new book 'The Lightning...
Dragon Realm Authors Kevin and Katie Tsang, Ben Garrod and L.D Lapinski!
Wednesday 19 May 2021
: Scientist and broadcaster Ben Garrod, Strangeworlds Travel Agency author L.D Lapinski gives us a reading from her new book and Dragon Realm...
David Tennant, Patience Agbabi and Luke & Sean from the Breakfast Show
Wednesday 05 May 2021
: Sean from the Breakfast Show is joined not by Robot but by his co-author Luke to chat about their new book Jamie McFlair and the Boyband...
Clare Balding, Jen Carney and Ben Miller!
Wednesday 21 April 2021
: Clare Balding tells us more about her new book, we get a reading from Jen Carney and we catch up with Ben Miller!
Andy Griffiths, Author of 130 Storey Treehouse and Jess Kidd!
Wednesday 07 April 2021
: This week on Book Club, Andy Griffiths, Author of the 130 Storey Treehouse chats to Bex about all the nonsense that goes on in his book, and...
Michelle Obama and Danny Wallace
Wednesday 24 March 2021
: Danny Wallace talks about his new book 'The Day the Screens Wet Blank' and Michelle Obama reads her new version of her book 'Becoming'....
The Ickabog and MC Grammar!
Wednesday 10 March 2021
: We have a exclusive reading of Chapter 1 of the Ickabog, taken from the audiobook edition of The Ickabog, produced by Audible Studios, as...
Maz Evans and Nat Luurtsema!
Wednesday 24 February 2021
: Author of our Book of the Month, Maz Evans joins us to talk about her book V.I Spy, and we have Nat Luurtsema to chat about her hilarious...
Sally Gardner, plus Rakhshan Rizwan and Yusuf!
Wednesday 10 February 2021
: We have the author of THE TINDIMS as well as Rakhshan Rizwan and Yusuf, the mum and son team who wrote the Poetry Book my Sneezes are...
Sam Copeland and Radzi Chinyanganya
Wednesday 27 January 2021
: This week on Book Worms Bex chats to Sam Copeland, Author of 'Uma and the Answer to Absolutely Everything' and Radzi Chinyanganya, author of...
Vick Hope and Lucy Strange
Wednesday 13 January 2021
: This week on Book Worms, Bex is joined by Vick Hope author of 'Shout Out!' and Lucy Strange author if 'The Ghost of Gosswater' to talk about...
Book Club Best of 2020
Saturday 19 December 2020
: Join Bex as we look back at the Best Book Club interviews and readings of 2020!
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Dave Rudden, Author of 'The Wintertime Paradox: Festive Stories from the World of Doctor Who'
Saturday 05 December 2020
: On this weeks Book Club Bex speaks to Dave Rudden, author of 'The Wintertime Paradox: Festive Stories from the World of Doctor Who' to talk...
Konnie Huq, Author of 'Fearless Fairy Tales', Speaks to Bex on Book Club!
Saturday 21 November 2020
: Konnie Huq chats to Bex in this episode of Book Club about her new book 'Fearless Fairy Tales' as well as giving us an insight into her...
Steven Butler, Author of the 'Nothing to See Here Hotel Series'
Saturday 07 November 2020
: This week on Book Club we are joined by Steven Butler, author of the 'Nothing to See Here Hotel Series'!
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Ruth Doyle, Author of 'Songs for our Sons' on Book Club
Saturday 24 October 2020
: Ruth Doyle speaks to Bex and Anna Louise about her new book 'Songs for Our Sons'
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Ben Miller, Author of 'The Day I Fell Into a Fairytale'
Saturday 10 October 2020
: In this Book Club episode Bex speaks to actor, comedian and author Ben Miller about his new book, 'The Day I Fell into a Fairytale!'.