Tag: Australia

Episode 36: Steve Toltz on resilience and human nature

  This week I was lucky enough to speak with fellow Aussie writer Steve Toltz, author of the highly acclaimed and universally loved,¬†A Fraction of the Whole,¬†shortlisted for the Booker Prize and the 2008 Guardian First Book Award. His new novel Quicksand is as wonderfully […]

Honoring ANZAC Day with some great Aussie authors and ANZAC Biscuits

Every good Aussie knows that April 25th, otherwise known as ANZAC Day, is sacred. It commemorates the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps veterans lost in all wars. Originally, the day honored the ANZAC’s who fought as part of the Allied Forces along the Gallipoli […]