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Jul 12, 2022

This week Ben Aaronovitch joins us to talk about his new speculative crime fiction book, AMONGTS OUR WEAPONS, which is the latest book in the Rivers of London series! Find out more at and follow him on Twitter at and on Facebook at

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Mentioned in this episode:

Doctor Who

Casuality (TV Series)

MIDNIGHT RIOT by Ben Aaronovitch

Sherlock (TV Series)

Green Day

The Darkness (band)

Ted Lasso (TV Series)

Monty Python

Buffy the Vampire Slayer (TV Series)

Sims (video game)

Jupiter Moons: Mecha (video game)

ALTERED CARBON by Richard K. Morgan

Terry Pratchett

Harry Potter (book series) by J. K. Rowling

The Hunger Games (book series) by Suzanne Collins

RED RISING by Pierce Brown

Foreigner book series by C. J. Cherryh

West Wing

American Sniper

Paddington (Movie)

Kobna Holdbrook-Smith