October 5th, 2014
Episode 67 of 202 episodes
Today’s Books Plus is a bookshelf of childhood but not, it must be said, a bookshelf full of children’s books. Instead, four Australian writers find four very different ways into the anxieties, passions and oddness of this period of life. There are golden boys and a golden age, lost fathers and a boy deemed to be moving both too slow and too fast.
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