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BooksPlus - Full program podcast

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Arts, Literature

Complete episode: Missed the week's best book interviews on ABC Radio National? Catch up with Kate Evans on BooksPlus, the one-stop destination for the RN bibliophile. Published every Saturday.

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BooksPlus - 2015-02-22

February 22nd, 2015

Episode 107 of 207 episodes

Today on Books +; John Le Carre’s granddaughter, on the terrible weight of expectation that falls upon a writer, having a famous novelist in the family. Gruffalo author Julia Donaldson, who began her career with children’s songs – and is now one of Britain’s top selling writers. Also adventurous modernism from Australian writer Christina Stead; and the legacy of the Grimm Brothers' fairytales.

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