Annie Macmanus

Book Shambles

On today’s episode Robin and Josie are joined by Annie Macmanus (who you may better know as Annie Mac from Radio 1) to talk about her debut novel Mother Mother. They chat about her fears of moving into an entirely different creative arena, how the literary and music worlds compare and creating playlists for books.

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Reading List

Books recommended this week include:

Mother Mother by Annie Macmanus

On Writing by Stephen King

Misery by Stephen King

Shuggie Bain by Douglas Stuart

Thin Places by Kerri ni Dochartaigh

Unless by Carol Shields

The Green Road by Anne Enright

Gathering by Anne Enright

The work of Judy Blume

Others edited by Charles Fernyhough

Burnt Sugar by Avni Doshi

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