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Books On The Go

Jun 25, 2024

Anna and Annie discuss the 2024 Women's Prize winners.

We reveal our best books of 2024 so far.   Our favourite reads are:

THE ALTERNATIVES by Caoilinn Hughes

HOME READING SERVICE by Fabio MorĂ¡bito translated by Curtis Bauer

NOT THE END OF THE WORLD by Hannah Ritchie

THUNDERHEAD by Miranda Darling

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May 20, 2024

A special episode!  Anna chats with author Kemper Donovan about his new crime novel THE BUSY BODY, the first in the Ghostwriter series.

A contemporary murder mystery told in the spirit of the Golden Age by the host of the All About Agatha podcast, THE BUSY BODY has been described as Veep meets Agatha Christie and a...


May 9, 2024

Anna and Annie discuss the 2024 Stella Prize winner and the Women's Prize for Fiction shortlist.

Our book of the week is Thunderhead by Miranda Darling. A black comedy, set in suburbia, about one woman's struggle to be free, it has been described as a 'feminist triumph and homage to Virginia Woolf' (Australian Book...


May 1, 2024

Anna and Annie find some book recommendations to read along with Taylor Swift's new album The Tortured Poets Department.

Our book of the week is Question 7 by Richard Flanagan.  This memoir encompasses H. G. Wells, nuclear physics and the atomic bomb and ends in Tasmania, Australia. Memories, encounters and...


Apr 18, 2024

Anna and Annie discuss the 2024 Stella Prize shortlist.

Our book of the week is Butter by Asako Yuzuki translated by Polly Barton. Described as 'a novel of food and murder' this follows Riko, a journalist, who investigates serial killer Manako Kajii.  Kajii allegedly seduced rich men with her cooking before...