The Times Higher Education Supplement runs a regular section called 'What are you reading?' As with Desert Island Discs, the contributors are not exactly on oath — perhaps they are really reading Dr Seuss to their kids, or relaxing with something from Amazon's surprisingly well-stocked
Books : Romance : Time Travel : Amnesia
category. (Current hit: Midlife Crisis, by Jason Ayres,'a stand alone book which features characters from the Time Bubble universe'.) When the THES calls, what should you admit to?
Luckily there's an option which is scholarly and also a page-turner at the same time, and Maria Delgado of the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama goes for Thursdays with Leila, Duncan Wheeler's recent translation of Corín Tellado.