Ex Libris Live Episode 08

Recorded on the 3rd of November 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 and television writer Jenny Colgan, author Ali Shaw, podcaster and author Jamie Morton and author, barrister and traveler Charles Foster.

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

More Fool Me – Stephen Fry
The Rancher Meets His Match – Patricia McLinn
Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep – Phillip K Dick
How To Survive a Garden Gnome Attack – Chuck Sambuchino

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.


Jenny Colgan’s Christmas at Little Beach Street Bakery and her other works are available here.

Ali Shaw’s The Girl With Glass Feet, and The Trees are available here.

Jamie Morton’s My Dad Wrote a Porno is available here, and the podcast of the same name can be found here.


Charles Foster’s Being a Beast is available here.