Sinead Gleeson on the book 'Difficult Men: behind the scenes of a creative revolution: From the Sopranos and The Wire to Mad Men and Breaking Bad' by Brett Martin which is Published by Penguin.
Serge Gainsbourg is probably best known as the composer of Je t'aime, but critics might argue that Serge Gainsbourg's best work is an album that is less well known - L'Histoire de Melodie Nelson. Jim Carroll has been listening to the album and reading a new book about it, also called Histoire de Melodie Nelson by Darren Anderson.
John Byrne on the book 'Sleigh Rides, Jingle Bells and Silent Nights: A Cultural History of American Christmas Songs' by Ronald Lankford which is Published by University Press of Florida.
Presenter: Seán Rocks