Papercuts

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Papercuts

A bi-monthly books podcast hosted by Kiran Dass, Louisa Kasza and Jenna Todd.

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Is this the Real Life?

Is this the Real Life?

Welcome to Papercuts, the podcast all about books! Sit back, relax and let Jenna, Kiran and Louisa tempt you with the best new titles to add to your book stack.
Notes from a Bookocalypse

Notes from a Bookocalypse

Nau mai ki ngā Pepakati – te pakihere rokiroki o ngā pukapuka! Welcome to Papercuts – the podcast all about books! Sit back, relax and let Jenna, Kiran and Louisa tempt you with some awesome reads to add to your pile. The Papercuts gals are back to help you navigate the huge flood of incredible books … Read more
Prescient books for tumultuous times

Prescient books for tumultuous times

Welcome back to The Spinoff’s bi-monthly books podcast, hosted by Louisa Kasza, Jenna Todd and Kiran Dass. On this month’s episode: Book news links The Booker Longlist will be announced tomorrow. The International Book Awards Winners have been announced. NZ Children’s and Young Adult Book Awards are being held virtually on the 12th of August, … Read more
Quarantine pod #3: Ockhamdown special

Quarantine pod #3: Ockhamdown special

Welcome back to Papercuts, our monthly books podcast hosted by Louisa Kasza, Jenna Todd and Kiran Dass. Here’s what you’ll hear on this month’s podcast: Book news Ockham results Congratulations to all the winning and shortlisted authors, and especially to Becky Manawatu for her sweep of Best First Fiction and the Jann Medlicott Acorn Prize for Fiction. Auckland … Read more
Quarantine pod #2: The hysteria sets in

Quarantine pod #2: The hysteria sets in

Welcome back to Papercuts, our monthly books podcast hosted by Louisa Kasza, Jenna Todd and Kiran Dass. Book news Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist – the prize’s 25th year. The shortlist was announced on the Women’s Prize for Fiction social channels: Dominicana by Angie Cruz Girl, Woman, Other by Bernardine Evaristo A Thousand Ships by … Read more
The quarantine pod

The quarantine pod

Welcome back to Papercuts, our monthly books podcast hosted by Louisa Kasza, Jenna Todd and Kiran Dass. Well, we’ve all said we wish we had more time to read and now we’ve got what we wished for. Jenna, Kiran and Louisa delve into some book news (that’s not too heavy for our weary heads), book … Read more
Gettin’ through the book piles

Gettin’ through the book piles

Welcome back to Papercuts, our monthly books podcast hosted by Louisa Kasza, Jenna Todd and Kiran Dass. It’s February and our latest episode is packed to the gills. We chat trigger warnings, American Dirt, festivals, movies, poetry and of course, have our usual book reviews and TBR piles. Book news AWF Programme is out on … Read more