Books on Radio NZ National: 8 - 14 July

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

Saturday Morning, with Kim Hill

Saturday, 8 July 2017

The Secret Life of the Mind
by Mariano Sigman
Published by William Collins
9780008225568
Theft by Finding 
by David Sedaris
Published by LIttle, Brown
9780316731362
 
Caves: Exploring New Zealand's Subterranean Wilderness
by Marcus Thomas and Neil Silverwood 
Published by Whio Publishing
9780473382797 

Standing Room Only, with Lynn Freeman
Sunday, 9 July 2017

Home: New Writing
by Thom Conroy
Massey University Press|
ISBN 9780994140753

Radio NZ National Book Readings 

NINE TO NOON - 10.45am 
Monday, 10 - Friday, 14 July 

A Land of Two Halves: Looking for a Lift in Both New Zealands' (ep 1-5 of 15)
written and read by Joe Bennett
 
Joe Bennett, after fifteen years living in New Zealand, thought he should explore both halves of the country before deciding whether to move on. He decided to let New Zealand show him what it wanted to – by hitch hiking from one end of the country to the other.
 
BOOK: A Land of Two Halves
by Joe Bennett
Published by Kangaroo Press (2008)
ISBN 9780731813728
NIGHTS - 9.06PM
Wednesday, 5 July
 
Tumanbay
by John Dryden (ep 9 of 10)Ep 10: Sword of Faith: The people of Tumanbay await news of the sultan's great victory. 
 
Goldhawk production
 

ALL NIGHT PROGRAMME - 3.05am
Saturday, 8 July - Friday, 14 July

The Writing Class (ep 6-12 of 12)
by Stephanie Johnson
read by Alison Quigan 

BOOK: The Writing Class
by Stephanie Johnson
Published by Vintage
ISBN  9781775532590

DRAMA HOUR, 3.04pm
Sunday, 9 July
 

Tzigane (ep 2 of 2)
by John Vakidis