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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-11-12-2018 Jeffrey Paparoa Holman and Michael Cooper Ruth and Morrin chat to NZ authors. 11/12/2018 12:40 PM0:23:56Download //
Bookenz-04-12-2018 Jenny Bornholdt and Mary HolmRuth chats with two NZ authors. 04/12/2018 12:40 PM0:26:1Download //
Bookenz-27-11-2018 Joanne Drayton and Donovan BixleyRuth and Morrin discuss and review books with their authors. 27/11/2018 12:39 PM0:23:10Download //
Bookenz-20-11-2018 Anna Rogers Morrin chats with local author Anna Rogers about her new book 'With Them Through Hell: New Zealand Medical Services in the First World War'20/11/2018 10:00 AM0:21:58Download //
Bookenz-13-11-2018 Barb Rogers, Juliet Nicholas and Deborah ChallinorBook reviews.13/11/2018 12:45 PM0:24:43Download //
Bookenz-06-11-2018 Nigel Watson and Michael HarlowRuth and Morrin chat to authors about their recent publications. 06/11/2018 11:01 AM0:23:19Download //
Bookenz-23-10-2018 Bruce Ansley and Owen MarshallRuth and Morrin chat with authors. 23/10/2018 12:25 PM0:25:15Download //
Bookenz-16-10-2018 Bronwyn Labrum and Jane Toleton. A Suffrage 125 episode! 16/10/2018 12:38 PM0:24:36Download //
Bookenz-09-10-2018 Jennifer Lane and Nick LoweWinner of the Ngaio Marsh 1st published crime novel, Jennifer Lane and Christchurch writer Nick Lowe, winner of the CLNZ award09/10/2018 10:00 AM0:21:12Download //
Bookenz-02-10-2018 Alison Glenny and Sam Duckor Jones Ruth and Morrin chat with NZ poets. 02/10/2018 12:36 PM0:26:19Download //
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-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 //