Jarett KobekBook Shambles with guest co-host Bec Hill
This week Robin, and returning guest co-host Bec Hill, are joined by acclaimed US author Jarett Kobek. His novel I Hate the Internet is a regularly mentioned favourite on this podcast, so while he was in the UK it seemed only right to get him into the studio. They chat about that book, his new book Only Americans Burn in Hell, video games, virtue in the age of Trump and other favourite books.
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Books recommended this week:
Soft and Cuddly by Jarett Kobek
Only Americans Burn in Hell by Jarett Kobek
I Hate the Internet by Jarett Kobek
Tabloid Culture by Kevin Glynn
The work of Dorthe Nors
Drunken Baker by Barney Farmer
The Future Won’t Be Long by Jarett Kobek
The work of Kurt Vonnegut
Rigadoon by Louis-Ferdinand Céline
The Good Fairies of New York by Martin Millar
Lux the Poet by Martin Millar