Radio 2 presenter Zoe Ball has revealed that she is setting up her own book club, which will air on her new weekend TV show, Zoe Ball on Sunday.
47-year-old Zoe may be best known for her shows on Strictly Come Dancing and music, but it looks as though the star is now keen to turn her hand to all things literary, with this brand new venture.
Following in the footsteps of Richard and Judy’s hugely popular iteration, The Zoe Ball Book Club has been put together by Jonathon’s sister Amanda Ross, who also founded the original Richard and Judy club.
The book club will air on TV as a segment on her new weekend TV show. There, viewers will see the host bring together a range of celebrities and book-loving experts, to discuss the hottest new reads and exciting authors.
Of the news, presenter Zoe confessed, “I adore reading so I’m beyond thrilled to have the opportunity to bring a book club back to TV.
“I’m so excited to read all the brilliant titles on our list, and can’t wait to chat about each and every one of them with my wonderful guests and hear what viewers across the country think too – we’ll have a wide range of books that should hopefully encourage everyone to try something new!
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