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ABC RN's Big Weekend of Books with Tony Birch and Chris Flynn
20 Jun / 10:00am – 21 Jun / 5:00pm

ABC RN's Big Weekend of Books with Tony Birch and Chris Flynn

Over June 20 and June 21, you'll hear fresh conversations with some of the best writers from around the world, including Hilary Mantel, Trent Dalton, Elizabeth Gilbert, Brit Bennett, Bruce Pascoe, David Kilcullen, Julia Baird, Chris Flynn and Tony Birch.

Plus, a Zoom masterclass with renowned Australian author Christos Tsiolkas, while British megastar author David Walliams answers kids' burning questions from his home in London. ABC RN are giving 100 audience members the chance to ask questions of Kevin Kwan in a Zoom session hosted by Beverley Wang (email ABC RN if you'd like to come along).

And you can join in the conversation at the ABC Book Club Facebook group, or by using the hashtag #ABCBWOB.

Sunday, June 21, 2020, with hosts Jonathan Green and Natasha Mitchell

12-1pm: Natasha Mitchell hosts a panel discussion with Chris Flynn (Mammoth), James Bradley (Ghost Species) and Laura Jean McKay (The Animals in That Country)

Chris Flynn and James Bradley with Laura Jean McKay talk to Natasha Mitchell about how we can listen to what animals and the natural world are telling us.

2-3pm: Michael Cathcart in conversation with Tara June Winch and Tony Birch

Author, academic and leading Indigenous storyteller Tony Birch (The White Girl) and acclaimed Wiradjuri author Tara June Winch (The Yield) speak to Michael Cathcart about their latest works.

Listen on Channel 26 (TV) or frequencies:

Brisbane 792 AM

Sydney 576 AM

Melbourne 621 AM

Adelaide 729 AM

Darwin 657 AM

Perth 810 AM

Canberra 846 AM

Hobart 585 AM