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Spend an hour in someone else's life each weekday. 'Conversations with Richard Fidler' draws you deeper into the life story of someone you may have heard about, but never met.


Historian Sheila Fitzpatrick has pieced together the story of her late husband's life as a young man in war-torn Europe

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Ghost-writing and true crime: how a journo cracked the thriller market

Iain McCalman shares extraordinary stories from the history of human contact with the reef (R)

Australia's Children's Laureate creates scruffy, anarchic characters beloved by children and adults