Books on Radio NZ National: 26 May - 2 June

Radio New Zealand National features several books over the course of a week. These listings are for books that will be featured on the following programmes

  • Children's Books with John McIntyre
  • Saturday with Kim Hill
  • Standing Room Only, with Lynn Freeman
  • Book readings (various programmes)

Children's Books with John McIntyre
Friday, 25 May 2017

John McIntyre Says Goodbye frown
You can still see him in-store at The Children's Bookshop

Saturday Morning, with Kim Hill
Saturday, 27 May 2017

The Work of Art: Rethinking the Elementary Forms of Religious Life
Michael D Jackson
Columbia University Press
The Accidental Anthropologist 
by Michael D Jackson
Longacre Press
The Wherewithal of Life
by Michael D Jackson
University of California Press
Something for the Birds
by Jacqueline Fahey
Auckland University Press
Before I Forget
by Jacqueline Fahey
Auckland University Press
Death by Black Hole 
by Neil deGrasse Tyson
WW Norton & Co

Standing Room Only, with Simon Morris Sunday, 21 May 2017

The Suicide Club
by Sarah Quigley

Radio NZ National Book Readings 

NINE TO NOON - 10.45am 
Monday, 29 May - Friday, 2 June 

Edwin + Matilda (eps 6 - 10 of 10)
by Laurence Fearnley
told by Michael Keir-Morrissey, Claire Chitham and Elizabeth McRae
BOOK: Edwin + Matilda
by Laurence Fearnley
Published by Penguin Books NZ Ltd. (Sep. 2007)
ISBN 9780143007395
Wednesday, 31 May
by John Dryden (ep 4 of 10)
RNZ production - no book

Saturday, 27 May - Sunday, 28 May

The Trouble with Fire (eps 1-2 of 2)
by Fiona Kidman
read by Ray Henwood and Julia Croft 
BOOK:  The Trouble with Fire
by Fiona Kidman
Published by Vintage
ISBN 9781869793593
Monday, 29 May - Friday, 2 June

Slings & Arrows (eps1-5 of 5)
written and read by Sarah Boddy

(RNZ production - no book)
DRAMA HOUR, 3.04pm
Sunday, 28 May
The Cave of Winds
by Elspeth Sandys