October 26th, 2014
Episode 72 of 240 episodes
Join Books+ for Australian New Yorker Peter Carey and his new book Amnesia. It’s his 19th – and it’s full of spies, cyber hacking, he Whitlam period and something that looks rather like wikileaks. And another Australian writer, too, fresh on the scene and full of powerful images - Ellen van Neerven. You'll also hear about Howard Jacobson's new novel J.; and Laline Paull's The Bees - a novel set in a hive.
Welcome to the Brain Training Podcast, the daily audio workout for your head. In this podcast we have two games for you, each with three rounds which get progressively harder. To enjoy the full experience, relax, and avoid distractions whilst you listen.