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.
Tom Stoppard: A Life by Hermione Lee
Beat the Devil by David Hare