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@johnmitchinson & @i_am_mill_i_am, giving new life to old books every fortnight. FutureBook Podcast of the Year 2019. We read dead people. Go to https://t.co/Jgr07aWKis.

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I thought The Fatal Englishman by Sebastian Faulks would be too difficult to find, but for the 15th of December, he… https://t.co/8JRb2BOiMd
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12/15
2019
Picked up from my pals in @fingallibraries Old Masters by Austrian writer (born in The Netherlands) Thomas Bernhard… https://t.co/k93XJ7mN6s
Retweeted by Backlisted Podcast @mrlougeorge We'll be back before you know it. And there's our backlist to catch up on too... @MumblinDeafRo Us too.I am very rarely moved to tears by a story, but this beautiful reading of Love by William Maxwell from… https://t.co/QNOTyK19y1
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastThank you @BacklistedPod for both books read and to read, featured and mentioned. Hope you have a lovely break and… https://t.co/PZTN6ov4Mo
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastReading this, whilst having a nice cup of tea. Another book I came to via ⁦@BacklistedPod⁩ https://t.co/qwPsVOvlUL
Retweeted by Backlisted Podcast @BacklistedPod Every Backlisted episode causes such an outpouring of (literary) love here on Twitter it makes my phone blush.
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastIt's quite an archive. Highly enjoyable too. https://t.co/uWUscWSn5W
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastSo I’m going to do a podcast in which I and guests listen to these episodes, and bring new life to old podcasts. I… https://t.co/Vfe2I1mLaP
Retweeted by Backlisted Podcast @WhenIsBirths @i_am_mill_i_am @johnmitchinson Thank you Justin. @BacklistedPod Backlisted is an incredible achievement. Have so enjoyed it. Please come back soon. Thanks,… https://t.co/tyKXSpbeAL
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastFor the 14th of December, the book I’ve been given is Corregidora by Gayl Jones from @BacklistedPod episode 65, and… https://t.co/YRXYLl0Ij8
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12/14
2019
Patricia Highsmith on @BacklistedPod ‼️ Outstanding episode. Had to order Edith’s Diary. The snails.
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastLike a Liary Elephant: The Story of Johnson BS. https://t.co/chen4vu6w0
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastHuman beings are capable of both devastation and beauty, friends. Useful to be reminded of the latter today. Llareggub be with you.
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastSo what I did this morning to counteract the dread was listen to this, the 1964 BBC Under Milk Wood (rerecorded, co… https://t.co/Y4DZS1Xipr
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastNot sure whether it’s a good time to start reading this one or not, but for better or worse, I’m starting All The D… https://t.co/itsmJP0yf8
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastToday’s advent calendar gift is The Town House by Norah Lofts. This one is from @BacklistedPod episode 62, although… https://t.co/fl3MiOjQUo
Retweeted by Backlisted Podcast @BRWombat Hopefully you've now read the rest of the thread... @sarramanning Thanks Sarra! When we come back John will be played by Olivia Colman and Andy by Helena Bonham-Carter.
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12/13
2019
@SarahHyde13 @anicegreenleaf Christmas Day, sorry. 🎁 @delayedink It's not you, it's us.Had a delightful time @TheLondonLib for @BacklistedPod Live last night. Backlisted has introduced me to most of my… https://t.co/RbRTWwMcTZ
Retweeted by Backlisted Podcast @sarramanning Thanks Sarra! When we come back John will be played by Olivia Colman and Andy by Helena Bonham-Carter. @NHaliloglu Thanks Nagihan. (Perhaps we'll put out an old episode again every Monday until we come back...) @BacklistedPod just had to share this. Borrowed the Snow Ball by Brigid Brophy from the local library. Apparently l… https://t.co/p3Bcqtj2zZ
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastHigh praise indeed from the master storyteller. https://t.co/ZYcerf6WW2
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastGood way to spend a dreary wet Election afternoon listening to @PhilipPullman talking about The Anatomy of Melancho… https://t.co/7CNshxMmAx
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastIn the meantime may we draw your attention to the 107 FREE episodes of Backlisted already in existence? Some of the… https://t.co/Cdel2TAlgj
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastSeason one of this podcast has lasted over four years and tbh we need a chance to catch up on everything except our… https://t.co/Jiefn2iv5F
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastAs we sensationally announced on-stage last night, to audible gasps of shock and dismay, this Christmas special wil… https://t.co/WbsN3U4uEW
Retweeted by Backlisted Podcast @BacklistedPod First week back - Bravo 2 Zero. Let’s be having it!
Retweeted by Backlisted Podcast @BacklistedPod @TheLondonLib @i_am_mill_i_am @birchos @LissaKEvans @johnmitchinson @sarahchurchwell Yes indeed! And… https://t.co/2OQTcmZuc1
Retweeted by Backlisted Podcast @BacklistedPod @TheLondonLib @i_am_mill_i_am @birchos @johnmitchinson @sarahchurchwell @shauntranslates It's been an honour!
Retweeted by Backlisted Podcast @shauntranslates @BacklistedPod @TheLondonLib @i_am_mill_i_am @birchos @LissaKEvans @sarahchurchwell You absolutely… https://t.co/xSVBF7CSh0
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastAfter you do the right thing today by voting, do another right thing and buy a book by @LissaKEvans. https://t.co/LN6E4BqWWF
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastChanging my mind over time. (Photo @birchos.) https://t.co/ZEjt3CuxPK
Retweeted by Backlisted Podcast @TheLondonLib @i_am_mill_i_am @birchos @LissaKEvans @johnmitchinson Many thanks to @TheLondonLib for having us, to… https://t.co/6FP7meWaYyThe 12th of December is Fire and Hemlock by Diana Wynne Jones from @BacklistedPod episode 55. Secondhand copy that… https://t.co/SA4YgO8800
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastCongratulations! And thank you to @i_am_mill_i_am and @johnmitchinson for laying down this deep and endlessly stimu… https://t.co/PZJqxR92Pj
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastAttending a live recording of @BacklistedPod 'Proustmas' edition is definitely a great way to get a jump on all the… https://t.co/hQuUHXH8eQ
Retweeted by Backlisted Podcast @BacklistedPod Thanks for being the best podcast out there - a genuine fortnightly ray of joy - and for infuencing… https://t.co/YwyBGw3XFg
Retweeted by Backlisted Podcast @RobinMuir1 Thank you Robin. @KidNarco Pay special attention to how the announcement is made... @BacklistedPod Enjoy your well-earned break. I've listened since episode 1 — as soon I saw a new podcast would disc… https://t.co/8NqTZXhgDn
Retweeted by Backlisted Podcast @i_am_mill_i_am @BacklistedPod Well done, Andy, @johnmitchinson and all at @BacklistedPod for the incredible work… https://t.co/WvmvGNZkxT
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastBut our farewell show last night at Hammersmith Odeon, sorry @TheLondonLib, was an absolute blast. Thanks everyone… https://t.co/RKX1HzE2GE
Retweeted by Backlisted Podcast @BacklistedPod @i_am_mill_i_am If it’s season two, it should be the docks, surely?
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastFurther to this @BacklistedPod sabbatical I'll be also be taking one from here. This account will be mothballed (bu… https://t.co/uL2LwplUJS
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastIn the meantime may we draw your attention to the 107 FREE episodes of Backlisted already in existence? Some of the… https://t.co/Cdel2TAlgjSeason one of this podcast has lasted over four years and tbh we need a chance to catch up on everything except our… https://t.co/Jiefn2iv5FAs we sensationally announced on-stage last night, to audible gasps of shock and dismay, this Christmas special wil… https://t.co/WbsN3U4uEWSpent the most glorious evening last night @TheLondonLib amongst the packed audience at the recording of this year'… https://t.co/PkzEiUse9j
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastWhat a joy it was to attend @BacklistedPod’s Proust evening @TheLondonLib yesterday. Tune in on Christmas Day, I… https://t.co/UH6c1bHwmj
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastThoroughly enjoyed this, I suggest you all ask for a copy of In Search of Lost Time for Christmas then listen to… https://t.co/5UuJBS3jE4
Retweeted by Backlisted Podcast @BacklistedPod @TheLondonLib @i_am_mill_i_am @birchos @LissaKEvans @johnmitchinson Thanks for a great and enlighten… https://t.co/CRbQV6nXki
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastLast night, with @LissaKEvans the celebrant, as the pews slowly filled up, shortly before we all finally married bo… https://t.co/cjpKL7d5dD
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastBest cure ever for jet-lag: back home after a thirteen-hour flight, I took myself off to @BacklistedPod live show a… https://t.co/7eL9R9A1Rw
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastUne soirée magnifique au @TheLondonLib pour le recording du @BacklistedPod Proust Xmas special. The last bastion… https://t.co/t8D0MrEZPg
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12/12
2019
Thanks everyone who came to @TheLondonLib and made it such a special night. Merry Christmas! Love, @i_am_mill_i_amhttps://t.co/q3fc3ECk5GA great night @TheLondonLib to hear @i_am_mill_i_am @johnmitchinson & @LissaKEvans discuss and digest 3000 pages of… https://t.co/hKGnfPBmi9
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastWell I have to say the latest @BacklistedPod asks some profound questions about what it means to be human.
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastWe are with @BacklistedPod at The London Library this evening. With @LissaKEvans @i_am_mill_i_am @sarahchurchwell &… https://t.co/lI4mY34uak
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastTypical @BacklistedPod First they get me to read seven volumes of Proust. Then they talk me into buying an eighth.… https://t.co/WhU6EQtbKJ
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastSeeing how the magic happens. Great night out @TheLondonLib revelling in the ‘12 Days of Proustmas’...with… https://t.co/nMvy3y7h2p
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastWonderful evening at @BacklistedPod recording tonight. Feel all Chrismassy and ready to tackle Proust! Well worth t… https://t.co/lOvFSbjgE6
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastScenes from tonight's splendid @BacklistedPod event on Marcel Proust. Witty, entertaining, but also conveyed the gr… https://t.co/GlJSGAvGvU
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastFélicitations @BacklistedPod @birchos @LissaKEvans @i_am_mill_i_am @johnmitchinson : c’était un vrai tour de force… https://t.co/WKJW38jovP
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastThere’s tremendous Ishiguro banter in the latest @BacklistedPod Superb play by @i_am_mill_i_am and @johnmitchinson Cheers
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastMadeleines for @BacklistedPod on Proust!! Merci, pour une super BELLE soirée, mes amis des Livres de Fond ♥️ “The b… https://t.co/77hS5YYgSN
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastJust setting off for an evening of Proust at the London Library c/o @BacklistedPod
Retweeted by Backlisted Podcast @i_am_mill_i_am @BacklistedPod Vote Proust! 💕
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastRare night off work, so going with @JonDennis to see fave podcast @BacklistedPod discuss fave author Proust, follo… https://t.co/7nJLqgGzWZ
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastI have really loved preparing this Proust @BacklistedPod and I'll be so sad when this evening's recording is over,… https://t.co/bZXuXMKlDq
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastCatching up on @BacklistedPod and wow, is this stunning, layered, mesmerizing-thanks! https://t.co/FQfqNrEIpH
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastBumper day on my @BacklistedPod advent calendar - not only the 11th December yield a beautiful copy of The Weather… https://t.co/JOBAv8jmGc
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastWe can't wait for this episode of @BacklistedPod all about Proust! https://t.co/85YyprUnIY
Retweeted by Backlisted Podcast @LissaKEvans @BacklistedPod @TheLondonLib 2/2 Burgess replied, "I haven't the foggiest!" When told the correct ans… https://t.co/qnFlLjh0x5
Retweeted by Backlisted Podcast @LissaKEvans @BacklistedPod @TheLondonLib 1/2 There used to be a stuffy literary quiz on the BBC in the 80s. Anthon… https://t.co/bKkZMugVTQ
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastFeaturing some great bookshop chat and tracks including Broadcast, this episode is another treat! knew nothing abou… https://t.co/ZkRlm3230i
Retweeted by Backlisted Podcast @i_am_mill_i_am @BacklistedPod @TheLondonLib My other favourite detail (and apologies for the awful photo quality)… https://t.co/P2oBwQFszE
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastCoordination des couleurs pour @BacklistedPod en @TheLondonLib. https://t.co/9xEYTa6qRY
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastLast call for my spare ticket to @BacklistedPod’s Proust special tonight at @TheLondonLib. https://t.co/tjmaYzAuRY
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastBeyond excited to be starting the festivities w @BacklistedPod @TheLondonLib @LissaKEvans @i_am_mill_i_am &… https://t.co/aRfuigOiiz
Retweeted by Backlisted Podcast @LissaKEvans @BacklistedPod @TheLondonLib But I’ve been relying on tonight to learn how to pronounce all the names… https://t.co/CD3PdDi7iO
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastLast month I asked for suggestions of good bookish podcasts on Bookword blog. It's not too late to make your sugges… https://t.co/DppjAshyIA
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastFrom Elizabeth Taylor's In A Summer Season (thanks @BacklistedPod), how Britain kept "aliens" in their place in 196… https://t.co/i1LfgrAdta
Retweeted by Backlisted Podcastthe ⁦@BacklistedPod⁩ gives great Highsmith not surprisingly, took some of the sting out of my pneumonia as I soaked… https://t.co/MYFWwVYnRe
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastVery pleased that #TheNorthumbrians got the nod from @johnmitchinson on the @BacklistedPod this week. “Full of am… https://t.co/5srMfr44G8
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastFinished! (On the sly, at work, yesterday afternoon.) Just in time for tonight’s @BacklistedPod at @TheLondonLib Th… https://t.co/49voYkiCRb
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastI'm hosting the Proust edition of @BacklistedPod tonight at @TheLondonLib, a chance for me to air the French pronun… https://t.co/Yel23oM0Rq
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12/11
2019
@BacklistedPod @KitdeWaal @chiggi Feeling festive with my Christmas tree lights on and spending an afternoon wrappi… https://t.co/ngu3VgesSN
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastEDITOR'S NOTE: Quotes from Dec 3rd onwards are taken from this essay on old age written by Jean Rhys and published… https://t.co/kmkQWGbJqs
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastUncollected writing by Jean Rhys and very good it is too. This is why Twitter is still occasionally worth perseveri… https://t.co/VFG4M9q0Oe
Retweeted by Backlisted Podcast @BacklistedPod loving the Arnold episode - you can take a person out of Stoke but you can’t take Stoke out of a per… https://t.co/R7REcINNm6
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastNext time I suggest recording a special live Christmas episode of @BacklistedPod on A La Recherche du Temps Perdu i… https://t.co/bzX0fpEPwP
Retweeted by Backlisted Podcast @cindyfried @BacklistedPod @KitdeWaal How wonderful! Highly recommend the story collection The Grim Smile of the Fi… https://t.co/LHbuLe4Xss
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastI’ve just walked the dog in miserable, freezing, driving rain only warmed and cheered by listening to… https://t.co/i1FnVitlXb
Retweeted by Backlisted PodcastGreat episode. Read The Old Wives’ Tale a couple of year’s ago and loved it. Will definitely be reading more Bennet… https://t.co/Up5MKl3iv5
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12/10
2019

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