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Books On The Go

Nov 24, 2019

Anna is joined by special guest Kate Griffith!  They discuss the New York Times Top 10 Best-Sellers.

Our book of the week is Daisy Jones and the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid. This novel about a 1970s rock group and their mysterious break-up has been a northern summer hit, a New York Times best-seller and is being adapted...

Nov 17, 2019

Anna and Amanda discuss the 2019 Goldsmiths Prize shortlist.  Breaking news: the winner has been announced - Ducks, Newburyport by Lucy Ellmann. Yay!

Our book of the week is When I Hit You, Or, A Portrait of the Writer as a Young Wife, by Meena Kandasamy. A raw, unflinching look at domestic violence but also poetic...

Nov 10, 2019

Anna and Annie are thrilled to be chatting with Heather Rose about her new novel Bruny.

Heather is best known for her novel The Museum of Modern Love, winner of multiple awards including the 2017 Stella Prize. Bruny is a political satire set in Tasmania, with Astrid (Ace) facing a conflict over a bridge to...

Nov 3, 2019

Anna and Annie discuss the fallout from the Booker Prize and the winner of the Not the Booker, Last Supper by Lara Williams.

Our book of the week is The Memory Police by Yoko Ogawa, translated by Stephen Snyder. Ogawa has won every major Japanese literary prize; this novel is a 2019 National Book Award finalist. Set...