All through this week, BBC Radio 4 are reading a series of excerpts from the latest and best books on Russia. You can either listen live, or the shows will be archived on the BBC website.
The books include:
- Monday – The Litvinenko File: the True Story of a Death Foretold, Martin Sixmith
- Tuesday – A Russian Diary, Anna Politikovskaya
- Wednesday – Inside Putin’s Russia, Andrew Jack
- Thursday – Blowing up Russia, Alexander Litvinenko
- Friday – a second extract from The Litvinenko File: the True Story of a Death Foretold, Martin Sixmith
If you’re thinking about buying any of these books, this show is a must.