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Mar 20, 2023

Anna and Annie react to the 2023 Women's Prize Longlist and the Booker International Longlist.

Our book of the week is I Have Some Questions For You by Rebecca Makkai, the follow-up novel to her Pulitzer Prize winning best-seller The Great Believers. The story centres on podcaster Bodie, who is drawn back to a murder...

Mar 14, 2023

A special episode: Anna and Amanda chat with best-selling author Sally Hepworth about her new novel The Soulmate. The Soulmate is a gripping story about Pippa and Gabe, who are happily married until a woman dies near their home and they become entangled in the mystery that follows.  A compulsive read which raises...

Mar 7, 2023

Annie and Anna discuss the 2023 Stella Prize Longlist.

Our book of the week is Cloud Cuckoo Land by Anthony Doerr, the follow-up to his best-selling and Pulitzer Prize winning novel All the Light We Cannot See. Cloud Cuckoo Land was on the New York Times bestseller list for over 20 weeks and was a National Book Award...

Feb 27, 2023

A special episode as we chat with Eve Thomson about her debut novel She Too.

She Too is a legal thriller about a young lawyer who acts for a man accused of being an abusive husband as he sues a news website for defamation.  It looks at the nature of truth, celebrity and power.

Eve recommends the book Cloud Cuckoo Land...

Feb 20, 2023

A special episode - our interview with Louise Adler, Director of Adelaide Writers' Week!  We discuss Louise's 'Director's Picks', some new authors to discover and the challenges of curating a literary festival.

Books discussed:

Tom Stoppard: A Life by Hermione Lee

Beat the Devil by David Hare

Shirley Hazzard: A...