Coming Up on Book Talk
If you want to get ahead, this is the place to find out what we're reading for forthcoming Book Talk podcasts.
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October 2014: Northanger Abbey by Val McDermid
In October, as the nights draw in, we'll be discussing Northanger Abbey by Val McDermid, a modern re-imagining of the Jane Austen classic. This is the second release from the Austen Project, which pairs six bestselling contemporary authors with Jane Austen’s six complete works. Seventeen-year-old Catherine 'Cat' Morland has led a sheltered existence in rural Dorset, a life entirely bereft of the romance and excitement for which she yearns. So when Cat's wealthy neighbours, the Allens, invite her to the Edinburgh Festival, she is sure adventure beckons.