Ex Libris Live Episode 07

Recorded on the 20th of October 2016 in front of a live audience in Blackwell’s Bookshop, Oxford. David Freeman hosts this episode of Ex Libris Live! where he is joined author, actor and television presenter Robert Llewellyn, authors Jodi Taylor and Paul Burston and  editor of Books and Arts for the Economist and 1843 Fiammetta Rocco.

In this episode, the contestants write fake first or last sentences for books including:

Absolute Pandemonium; My Louder Than Life Story – Brian Blessed
At the Brazilian’s Command – Susan Stephens
Goldenhand – Garth Nix
The Secret to Teen Power – Paul Harrington

In the Ex Libris After Dark podcast (coming soon), you’ll be able to hear David talking about each of our guests life and works.


Robert Llewellyn’s News From series of books, along with his other works are available here.

Jodi Taylor’s Chronicles of St Mary’s and other works are available here.

Paul Burston’s The Black Path and other works are available here.


The Economist online can be found here featuring Fiammetta Rocco