In this episode we give advice on how to tackle the ever growing tower that is the 'To Be Read' pile, discuss a recent release that didn't quite hit the spot, and bring you our usual book reviews and raves.  As always...

Papercuts episode: Three Women

In this episode we give advice on how to tackle the ever growing tower that is the ‘To Be Read’ pile, discuss a recent release that didn’t quite hit the spot, and bring you our usual book reviews and raves. 

As always, you can email us at papercutspod@gmail.com and follow us on Twitter and Instagram: @papercutspod

Thanks to The Spinoff and the Mātātuhi Foundation for their support.

DISCUSSED IN THIS PODCAST:

Book News

An Evening with Arundhati Roy
http://www.writersfestival.co.nz/look-and-listen/videos/Page1/an-evening-with-arundhati-roy-2019

New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults 
http://www.nzbookawards.nz/new-zealand-book-awards-for-children-and-young-adults

KD’s interview with Tracey Thorn for Canvas, NZ Herald
https://www.nzherald.co.nz/canvas-magazine/news/article.cfm?c_id=532&objectid=12248811

Book Reviews

LK
The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy (Fourth Estate)

JT
Optic Nerve by Maria Gainza (Harvill Secker) 

JT/KD
Three Women by Lisa Taddeo (Bloomsbury)
https://www.telegraph.co.uk/books/what-to-read/three-women-lisa-taddeo-review-sex-vampire-fantasy-sex-traumatic/

KD
Animals by Emma Jane Unsworth (Canongate)
https://www.nziff.co.nz/2019/auckland/animals/
Murmur by Will Eaves (Canongate)

Not Books

JT
Euphoria (HBO)
Blown Away (Netflix)

KD
Andrei Rublev by Andrei Tarkovsky
https://www.nziff.co.nz/2019/auckland/andrei-rublev/

LK
RuPaul: What’s the Tee? 
http://www.rupaulpodcast.com/

The TBR Pile

JT
Year of the Monkey by Patti Smith (Bloomsbury, September)
The Porpoise by Mark Haddon (Penguin)

LK
Juliet the Maniac by Juliet Escoria (Melville House)
Housekeeping by Marilynne Robinson (Faber)

KD
Bleaker House: Chasing My Novel to the End of the World by Nell Stevens (Picador)
Coventry by Rachel Cusk (Faber, October)

Also mentioned
My Seditious Heart by Arundhati Roy 
Another Planet: A Teenager in Suburbia by Tracey Thorn
Withnail and I https://www.theguardian.com/film/filmblog/2011/nov/14/favourite-film-withnail-and-i
In Cold Blood by Truman Capote
Furious Hours by Casey Cep
The Long Take by Robin Robertson
Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
Can You Tolerate This? by Ashleigh Young
The Missing Year of Juan Salvatierra by Pedro Mairal
In the Distance with You by Carla Guelfenbein
Rich Enough: A Laid-Back Guide for Every Kiwi by Mary Holm
How to Bring Down a Chimney Stack – Fred Dibnah the steeplejack https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0L1WOnR2KBY
‘Smalltown Boy’ by Bronski Beat https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=88sARuFu-tc For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy



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