Dec 22, 2019
A special episode: our interview with Jeff Lindsay to discuss his new crime novel Just Watch Me.
Jeff is the author of the hugely successful Dexter books which led to the hit TV show. Just Watch Me is the first in a new series starring Riley Wolfe, a con man who performs daring heists and targets the wealthiest...
Dec 16, 2019
Anna, Annie and Amanda are back with our holiday reading recommendations.
Your Own Kind of Girl by Clare Bowditch
Maybe the Horse Will Talk by Elliot Perlman
Daisy Jones and the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid
Kitty Flanagan's 488 Rules for Life by Kitty Flanagan
A Place for Us by Fatima Farheen Mirza
Dec 9, 2019
Happy 100th episode! Annie, Amanda and Anna reveal our best books of 2019.
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The Friend by Sigrid Nunez
Deep Time Dreaming by Billy Griffiths
We That Are Young by Preti Taneja
Invisible Women by Caroline Criado Perez
Too Much Lip by Melissa Lucashenko
The Overstory by Richard Powers
The Yield by Tara...
Dec 7, 2019
Anna and Annie belatedly discuss the Nobel Prize winners for Literature and the Prime Minister's Literary Awards.
Our book of the week is Glory and its Litany of Horrors by Fernanda Torres translated by Eric M. B. Becker. We loved Torres' The End (ep 10) and this is another fun, colourful novel set in Brazil. Anna...
Dec 1, 2019
Anna is joined by special guest Jo Dyer, director of Adelaide Writers' Week. Anna and Jo discuss the authors coming to Writers' Week from 29 February to 5 March 2020. Some highlights include Jokha Alharthi, Julia Phillips, Damian Barr and Pitchaya Sudbunthad.
Our book of the week is The Weekend by Charlotte Wood,...