Books on Radio NZ National: 3 - 10 February

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 Bookshop Book Reviews, with John McIntyre
Friday, 3 February

Beck                  
by Mal Peet and Meg Rosoff                
Walker Books
ISBN 9781406331227
The Road to Winter    
by Mark Smith  
Text Publishing      
ISBN 9781925355123

Saturday Morning, with Kim Hill
Saturday, 4 February

Max Perkins: Editor of Genius
by Scott Berg
Published by Simon & Schuster
ISBN  9781471147043

Standing Room Only, with Lynn Freeman
Sunday, 5 February 

Dunedin Literary Symposium  

Radio NZ National Book Readings 

NINE TO NOON - 10.30am 
Tuesday, 7 February - Friday, 10 February

The Larnachs (eps 1-4 of 12)
by Owen Marshall
told by Michele Amas and Owen Scott
 
BOOK: The Larnachs
by Owen Marshall
Random House
ISBN 9781869794972
 
NIGHTS - 9.06PM
Wednesday, 8 February

Who Wants To Be 100? Anyone Who’s 99
by Roger Hall 

ALL NIGHT PROGRAMME - 3.05am
Saturday, 4 - Monday, 6 February

The Thrill of Falling (Part 2-4 of 4)
by Witi Ihimaera
read by Matu Ngaropo
 
BOOK: The Thrill of Falling 
by Witi Ihimaera  
Published by Random House (6 July 2012)
ISBN 9781869799205
Tuesday, 7 February - Thursday, 9 February
 
Lucky Bastard (ep 1-3 of 15)
by Peter Wells
Told by Nigel Collins, Nick Blake, Jane Waddell and Jodie Rimmer
 
BOOK: Lucky Bastard
by Peter Wells
Published by Random House NZ
ISBN 9781869419431
 
DRAMA HOUR, 3.04pm
Sunday,  5 February
 
Comedy Debate: You Don’t Know How Lucky You Are    
The first of a 2017 comedy debate series the proceeds from which are being donated to The Key to Life Trust, supporting Mike King’s ongoing work in suicide prevention.