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Wireless Books

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Wireless Books - 21-05-2022 - It Really Is A Fish( 0:26:53)       
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Both Beth and Christine were bewildered by Lloyd Jones's latest novel The Fish and can't stop talking about it. There are also other new books to review and more about J B Priestley. Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 21/05/2022 12:00:00 p.m.
Wireless Books - 07-05-2022 - An Inspector Calls( 0:26:38)       
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An Inspector Calls Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 7/05/2022 12:30:00 p.m.
Wireless Books - 23-04-2022 - Not enough murder mysteries( 0:26:31)       
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Not enough murder mysteries - Beth is on the warpath as Christine hasn't been buying enough murder mysteries for her taste. Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 23/04/2022 12:30:00 p.m.
Wireless Books - 07-04-2022 - A Habit of Nuns( 0:26:46)       
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A Habit of Nuns - One of the new books is a murder mystery set in a nunnery in 16th Century Florence and it set Christine off looking into the history of nuns. We also have other new books not about nuns. Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 7/04/2022 5:19:44 p.m.
Wireless Books - 26-03-2022 - I Know a Published Author( 0:26:51)       
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I Know a Published Author - The New Zealand Women's Weekly ran a short story competition which Christine entered and amazingly she won. Beth reads it to us and Christine does a lot of gormless grinning. Then we review books by real published authors. Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 28/03/2022 6:17:41 p.m.
Wireless Books - 12-03-2022 - Katrina loves Marian( 0:25:56)       
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Katrina loves Marian - Marian Keyes has a new novel out (Again, Rachel) and Beth was unhappy to learn that she couldn't take it with her. Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 12/03/2022 12:30:00 p.m.
Wireless Books - 05-03-2022 - New Books( 0:25:36)       
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New Books - We are back in the studio and Christine has plenty of new books to talk about. Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 7/03/2022 10:11:14 a.m.
Wireless Books - 10-02-2022 - Dentistry 100 Years Ago( 0:24:39)       
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Christine remembers her favourite books of 2021 and then reviews some of the latest books in the Athenaeum. Then we learn about the perils of dentistry in the West Coast 100 years ago. Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 12/02/2022 12:30:00 p.m.
Wireless Books - 29-01-2022 - Welcome Back to the Library( 0:25:54)       
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Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 29/01/2022 12:00:00 p.m.
Wireless Books - 15-01-2022 - Home Science( 0:25:39)       
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Home Science - The School of Home Science opened in 1911 with five students in a tin shed where the School of Mines used to be. We talk about how Home Science was considered a safe sphere for women and the fight the Chair had to keep academic standards high. Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 15/01/2022 12:30:00 p.m.
Wireless Books - 01-01-2022- New Years Day - Christine's Happy Songs( 0:24:59)       
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New Years Day - Christine's Happy Songs Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 1/01/2022 12:30:00 p.m.
Wireless Books - 18-12-2021 - A Christmas Show( 0:25:37)       
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A Christmas Show - Christine and Beth host their traditional Christmas Show of Christmas carols but this year there is a difference - we concentrate on just two artists John Denver and the wonderful Karen Carpenter. Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 18/12/2021 12:30:00 p.m.
Wireless Books - 04-12-2021 - Reacher is Back( 0:25:41)       
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Reacher is Back Broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin oar.org.nz
Published: 4/12/2021 12:30:00 p.m.