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Cover to Cover Bookwaves with Richard Wolinsky - October 25, 2012 at 3:00pm

Cover to Cover Bookwaves with Richard Wolinsky, for October 25, 2012 - 3:00pm

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Martin Amis, author of the novel, "Lionel Asbo: State of England" is interviewed by host Richard Wolinsky. An extended version of this interview can be found at

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I was initially surprised

I was initially surprised that the author had not considered the fact that 'royalty' is given unearned celebrity status until you mentioned it. But being a Brit I suppose that area of unconsciousness is written into his DNA. Though it does seem during the long process of writing his book the 'common sense' of it would have occurred to Mr. Amos.

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