Read Smart: Season 2 Episode 4: The Cutting Room Floor


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This week, host Razia Iqbal is joined by biographer and previous judge Frances Wilson and writer Jasper Rees. Jasper and Frances give us insight into their own experiences, their thoughts on what it takes to write a great biography and what biographers should leave on ‘the cutting room floor’.

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