Interviewee name: Kevin
Interviewee DOB and place of birth: 1954, Handsworth Birmingham
Interviewee Occupation: IT consultant
Book group(s) attended: Balham, Balham (Golden Years)
Date(s) of recording:

13 February 2015

Location of recording: Interviewee’s home, Wandsworth
Interviewer: Dr. Amy Tooth Murphy
Duration(s): Interview 1: 01:49:53
Interview 2: 02:29:56
Summariser: Haley Moyse Fenning


All books mentioned (those discussed for >20 seconds in bold):
Frank Richards, Billy Bunter series, Anthony Buckeridge, Jennings series, Charles Dickens, Christine Feehan, Dark Legend, Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre, E.M Forrester, Howard’s End, Richard Popkin, Philosophy Made Simple, Kingsley Amis , John Pilger, John Bunyan, The Pilgrim’s Progress, John Buchan, The 38 Steps, John Buchan ,The Complete Richard Hannay, Alexandre Dumas, The Three Musketeers, Alexandre Dumas, The Vicomte of Braggelonne, Russell Thorndike, Doctor Syn series, Patricia Lynch, Brogreen , J.R R Tolkein, The Hobbit triology, Joseph Conrad, The Secret Sharer, Anthony Trollope, George Eliot, William Makepeace Thackeray, Wilkie Collins, Terry Pratchett, Margaret Atwood, Joseph Conrad, The Secret Agent, Jodi Picoult, Louis de Bernières, Lawrence Wright, The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11, John Lanchester, Capital, Norman Collins, London Belongs to Me, Alain-Fournier, Le Grand Meaulnes, J.D Salinger, Catcher in the Rye

Interview Summary Sheet - Part 1

All books mentioned (those discussed for >20 seconds in bold):, P. L Travers, Mary Poppins, John Bunyan, Anthony Trollope, J.R R Tolkein, The Hobbit, Robert Graves, I, Claudius, Carl Jung, Memories, Dreams, Reflections, Sigmund Freud, Bunty, Judy, The Four Marys, Superman, Batman, Spiderman, Supergirl, Anthony Buckeridge, Jennings series, Enid Blyton, Frank Richards, Billy Bunter series, Marcus Morris, Eagle series, Roy of the Rovers, Flann O’Brien, Robert Tressell, The Ragged Trousered Philanthropist, Tony Benn, Arguments for Socialism, Dominic Sandbrook, Charlotte Brontë,  Jane Eyre, Emily Brontë ,Wuthering Heights, Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol, W Somerset Maugham , The Painted Veil, W Somerset Maugham, The Verger, Ernest Hemingway, Alison Wassell, Anthony Trollope, George Eliot, William Makepeace Thackeray, The History of Pendennis, Jane Austen, Emma, Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen, Sense and Sensibility, William Shakespeare, Henry IV, Richard Ford, Canada, Dylan Thomas, Cormac McCarthy, The Road, Joseph Conrad, The Secret Agent, Jean-Paul Sartre, Nausea, Hilary Mantel, Wolf Hall, James Joyce, Ulysses, Terry Pratchett, Ian McEwan, First Love Last Rites, Martin Amis, The Rachel Papers, Ian McEwan, The Children Act, John Buchan, The 39 Steps, John Buchan, Greenmantle, Robert Louis Stevenson, Kidnapped, J. Meade Falkner, Moonfleet, William Hope Hodgson, The House on the Borderland, Colin Wilson, The Outsider, The Pan Book of Horror series, Roald Dahl, Tales of the Unexpected, Russell Thorndike, Doctor Syn series, Baroness Emma Orczy , Alexander Dumas, The Three Musketeers, Desmond Morris, The Naked Ape, Mikhail Bulgakov, The Master and the Margarita, George Eliot, Adam Bede, Thomas Hardy, Tess of the D’urbervilles, George Eliot, Middlemarch, Ivan Turgenev, Father and Sons.

Interview Summary Sheet - Part 2

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