Book Talk: New Podcast, New Competition!

Category: Reading


2012 looks like a pretty exciting year for books and the Book Talk books for the first few months have been chosen, read and enthused about here in our office. We can't wait to share them with you all.

The first book of the year - and the subject of January's podcast is A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan. The podcast is just up, if you haven't heard anything about this novel yet, find out more here.

Now to that smashing competition, we have 3 sets of the Book Talk books for January, February and March to give away! January's A Visit From the Goon Squad, February's The Death of Lomond Friel and Boxer Beetle for March (pictured left and below).

To enter all you have to do is answer the following 2 questions correctly... 

Which novel is Nicola Balkind looking forward to reading in 2012?

Which novel does Lee Randall compare A Visit from the Goon Squad to?

(Hint: Listen to the start of the Book Talk podcast!)

Email your answers to booktalk@scottishbooktrust.com with New Year as the subject line. Deadline for entries is 5pm on Friday 20th January.