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BooksPlus is the one-stop destination for bibliophiles, a digest of the week’s best interviews about books and writing across RN.

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BooksPlus - 2015-08-30

August 30th, 2015

Episode 142 of 231 episodes

Today we hear Louis de Bernieres talking about his latest wartime novel, The Dust that Falls from Dreams, and we then enter the world of teenagers. Fiona Wood takes us into a Melbourne high school and the world of Vietnamese teenager Van Uoc; while in Patrick Ness 's imagined high school, the kids just hope that 'the chosen ones' don't blow up the school while fighting aliens.

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