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Books On The Go

Aug 13, 2018

We've got some new entries into the Australian top 10 books alongside some familiar names this week. Anna also caught the author of our book of the week, Olivia Laing, in London. You too can hear Laing in conversation with Ali Smith on the London Review Bookshop podcast.

The book of the week itself is Crudowhich is...


Jun 28, 2018

Anna and Annie discuss book news: Mike McCormack has won the Dublin Literary Award for Solar Bones.  And we're looking forward to these book-to-screen adaptations: Crazy Rich Asians, Women in Black and Disobedience.

Our book of the week is Dark Pines by Will Dean.  A Swedish noir crime thriller - perfect winter...


Jun 18, 2018

Anna and Annie discuss book news: Philip Roth has passed away.  Should we read more of his books?  And the Miles Franklin longlist has been announced.

Our book of the week is The End by Fernanda Torres, translated by Alison Entrekin. A lively story set in Rio de Janeiro, these five men were fun to hate!

Next week Anna...


Jun 11, 2018

Anna and Amanda discuss the ABIA awards: winners include Nevermoor by Jessica Townsend, See What I Have Done by Sarah Schmidt, The Secrets She Keeps by Michael Robotham, The Trauma Cleaner by Sarah Krassnostein and Working Class Man by Jimmy Barnes.  We're adding a few to our list!

Our book of the week is All That...


Jun 8, 2018

Anna and Annie discuss this week's best-sellers, including Haruki Murakami's Men Without Women and Meg Wolitzer's The Female Persuasion.

Our book of the week is new release Circe by Madeline Miller.

Next week, Anna and Amanda will be reading All That Man Is by David...