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Host: Ruth Todd and Morrin Rout
Produced By: Ruth Todd and Morrin Rout
Language: English
Category: Arts and Culture
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TitleDescriptionPublished OnDuration Play Episode Link
Bookenz-25-09-2018 Jennifer Andrewes and Tina Makareti Ruth and Morrin chat with authors about their books. 25/09/2018 04:17 PM0:25:22Download //
Bookenz-18-09-2018 Nod Ghosh and Erik Kennedy Morrin chats to writers about their recent books. 18/09/2018 01:21 PM0:29:10Download //
Bookenz-11-09-2018 Lizzie Marvelly and Kerrin P. Sharpe Ruth and Morrin chat with NZ authors.11/09/2018 02:21 PM0:25:33Download //
Bookenz-04-09-2018 Cilla McQueen and Michelle ElvyRuth and Morrin discuss and review books with their authors and editors. 04/09/2018 12:51 PM0:26:29Download //
Bookenz-28-08-2018 Kat Merewether and Annabel Wilson Ruth discusses NZ Poetry Day.28/08/2018 12:35 PM0:24:28Download //
Bookenz-21-08-2018 Chessie Henry & Kate DuignanMorrin and Ruth discuss books with their authors. 21/08/2018 12:07 PM0:24:38Download //
Bookenz-14-08-2018 Non Fiction and Overall winner of The Margaret Mahy Children's and Young Adult Book of the Year Award: Gavin Bishop and Vanda SymonRuth speaks with Gavin Bishop and Vanda Symon who discuss the finalists for the Ngaio Marsh Crime Awards.14/08/2018 12:28 PM0:24:53Download //
Bookenz-07-08-2018 Selina Tusitala Marsh and Catherine Robertson  07/08/2018 04:37 PM0:26:19Download //
Bookenz-31-07-2018 Barbara Else and Gavin BishopWe play some old interviews that are relevant to the upcoming Christchurch Word Festival.31/07/2018 04:34 PM0:27:29Download //
Bookenz-24-07-2018 Word Christchurch Festival 2018 - Rachael King Ruth and Rachael discuss the Word Christchurch Festival. Featuring: Irvine Welsh, Denise Mina, A.J. Finn, Selina Tusitala Marsh, Ted Chiang, Catherine Chidgey, Tom Scott, Hollie McNish, Hera Lindsay Bird, Omar Musa, Juno Dawson, Paula Morris, Charlotte Grimshaw, Diana Wichtel, Lloyd Jones, Philip Hoare and many, many more.24/07/2018 12:39 PM0:22:25Download //
Bookenz-17-07-2018 Fiona KidmanRuth Todd speaks with author Fiona Kidman about her new novel This Mortal Boy17/07/2018 08:30 AM0:26:26Download //
Bookenz-10-07-2018 Kirsten McDougall and Laurence FearnleyRuth plays a repeat of a talk she had with Kirsten McDougall about her crime novel 'Tess' and Morrin speaks with Laurence Fearnley about her new collection of NZ alpine writing10/07/2018 10:00 AM0:26:27Download //
Bookenz-26-06-2018 Apirana Taylor and Amy HeadMorrin interviews two New Zealand novelists. 26/06/2018 12:44 PM0:25:55Download //
Bookenz-19-06-2018 Julie Thomas, Heather McQuillan and Zoe Meager. NZ Flash Fiction DayJulie Thomas completed her fictional trilogy of g German/Jewish family in the 2nd World War with 'Levi's War'. NZ Flash Fiction Day is being celebrated on Friday 22nd June. Heather McQuillan and Zoe Meager read their stories and talk about the genre. 19/06/2018 12:28 PM0:25:2Download //
Bookenz-12-06-2018 Ngaio Marsh Crime Awards Long ListPaul Cleave and Alan Carter12/06/2018 11:00 AM0:26:24Download //
Bookenz-05-06-2018 Louise Deans 05/06/2018 01:01 PM0:23:33Download //
Bookenz-29-05-2018 Diana Wichtel and Elizabeth SmitherDiana Wichtel and Elizabeth Smither29/05/2018 02:38 PM0:26:42Download //
Bookenz-22-05-2018 NZ Premier Book AwardsRachel Eadie from Scorpio Books discusses the winners and we replay a chat with Morrin and fiction winner Pip Adam22/05/2018 10:00 AM0:26:49Download //
Bookenz-15-05-2018 Linda Olsson and Rajorshi ChakrabortiLinda Olsson and Rajorshi Chakraborti15/05/2018 12:15 PM0:27:18Download //
Bookenz-08-05-2018 David Hill and Michelle A'CourtDavid Hill and Michelle A'Court08/05/2018 01:10 PM0:26:17Download //
Bookenz-01-05-2018 Tess Redgrave and Michael Belgrave Tess Redgrave and Michael Belgrave 01/05/2018 02:24 PM0:23:51Download //
Bookenz-24-04-2018 Glyn Harper and Tina ShawRuth and Morrin interview Glyn Harper and Tina Shaw24/04/2018 12:23 PM0:21:0Download //
Bookenz-17-04-2018 Pip Desmond and Jen ShieffPip Desmond and Jen Shieff17/04/2018 03:34 PM0:26:48Download //
Bookenz-10-04-2018 Vincent O'Sullivan and Charlotte Grimshaw Ruth and Morrin interview Vincent O'Sullivan and Charlotte Grimshaw 10/04/2018 12:51 PM0:26:45Download //
Bookenz-22-11-2016-Peta Mathias and Glenn ColquhounPoet and doctor Glenn Colquhoun looks at how he reconciles both poetry and medicine, and comedian and writer Peta Mathias with 'Never put all your eggs in one bastard'22/11/2016 12:00 PM0:25:5Download //