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Lou Reads

Lou Reads

By Louise Willmott
Writing a book is hard, but reading them is often easier! Join Lou as she talks, dissects, and shares ideas about her favourite reads, all from a writer's point of view.
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Episode 9 - The Handmaid's Tale
This week (a slightly tired) Lou talks about Margaret Atwood's 'The Handmaid's Tale' and the importance of the Historical Notes section at the end of the novel. 
27:51
November 29, 2020
Episode 8 - The Curious Incident of The Dog in the Night-Time
This week Lou talks about Mark Haddon's 2014 Whitbread Book Of The Year winning novel. 
28:05
November 22, 2020
Episode 7 - Hot Milk
This week Lou talks about Deborah Levy's 2016 novel 'Hot Milk'.
26:24
November 15, 2020
Episode 6 - Conversations With Friends
This week Lou looks at Sally Rooney's 'Conversations With Friends' to explore why the book is so addictive.
29:27
November 1, 2020
Episode 5 - The Girls
This week Lou has something to say about Emma Cline's debut novel 'The Girls'
32:07
October 25, 2020
Episode 4 - Room
Lou is back and ready to talk about books. This week she's on about Emma Donoghue's 2010 novel 'Room'. 
31:32
October 18, 2020
Episode 3 - Death And The Penguin
Join a slightly unwell Lou this week, as she picks apart Andrey Kurkov's 1996 novel 'Death And The Penguin'. 
38:26
October 4, 2020
Episode 2 - Choke
Chuck Palahniuk's 2002 novel 'Choke' is up for discussion today. 
31:48
September 27, 2020
Episode 1 - We Need To Talk About Kevin
This week Lou says hello and offers up her opinions on Lionel Shriver's 2003 novel We Need To Talk About Kevin.
36:53
September 20, 2020