BooksPlus - Separate stories podcast

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Arts, Literature

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.


A lonely poet leaves a message in a bottle in 1932 - 'Telephone Helensburgh 120 and ask for Wystan' - and it's picked up by a lonely poet in the present. She calls, he answers, and they become friends across time.

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Louis Nowra’s biography of Woolloomooloo is an endearing and faintly shambolic love letter to the tiny suburb.

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Jessie Burton's The Muse

March 19th, 2017

Novelist Jessie Burton at Adelaide Writers Week on her new novel, The Muse, and the writing life.

Gay working class Western Sydney noir, with a Greek accent.