Kate and Katherine Catch up + Unknown by Akuch Kuol Anyieth 

The featured book this episode is brought to you by Text Publishing, and is Unknown by Akuch Kuol Anyieth. Akuch's debut recommendation is The New Manhood by Steve Biddulph https://audioboom.com/posts/8091495-kate-and-katherine-catch-up-featured-book-unknown-by-akuch-kuol-anyieth Also mentioned in this episode: Transcript of our Fiona Murphy episode Critic Swallows Universe by Catriona Menzies Pike (Sydney Review of Books) Islands of Abandonment … Continue reading Kate and Katherine Catch up + Unknown by Akuch Kuol Anyieth 

Kate and Katherine Catch up + Red by Felicity McLean

The featured book this episode is brought to you by Harper Collins Australia, and is Red by Felicity McLean. Felicity's previous novel is The Van Apfel Girls are Gone. She also co-wrote Body Lengths with Olympic swimmer Leisel Jones. Felicity recommends Love and Virtue by Diana Reid Follow Felicity on Instagram or Twitter Felicity will … Continue reading Kate and Katherine Catch up + Red by Felicity McLean

Kate and Katherine catch up, plus Meshi by Katherine Tamiko Arguile

The featured book this episode is Meshi: A personal history of Japanese food. The segment is brought to you by Affirm Press. Katherine's debut novel is The Things She OwnedKatherine recommends reading Breasts and Eggs by Mieko KawakamiFollow Katherine on Instagram or Twitter Katherine has upcoming events at Roaring Stories in Balmain on April 28 and … Continue reading Kate and Katherine catch up, plus Meshi by Katherine Tamiko Arguile

Kate and Katherine talk , plus Natasha Sholl’s Found, Wanting

The Featured Book this episode is Natasha Sholl’s Found, Wanting. The segment is brought to you by Ultimo Press. Found, Wanting Natasha Sholl was the author of this (infamous) Tweet.Natasha recommends reading Al Campbell’s The KeeperFollow Natasha on Instagram or Twitter https://audioboom.com/posts/8059366-kate-and-katherine-catch-up-featured-book-found-wanting-natasha-sholl Kate and Katherine discuss: Rachel Yoder, NightbitchThis article: ‘I felt different as a … Continue reading Kate and Katherine talk , plus Natasha Sholl’s Found, Wanting

Book launch post mortem, plus recommendations

The Competition was launched two days ago, it's a recap of all the feels. Plus, what the hosts have been watching, listening to and of course, reading. https://audioboom.com/posts/8050556-kate-and-katherine-book-launch-post-mortem-plus-recommendations The following is mentioned: Tiktok videos produced by Ukranian women including Valerie Shashenok James and Ashley Stay at Home (podcast), this episode with Dinuka McKenzieNova Weetman, Sick … Continue reading Book launch post mortem, plus recommendations

Introducing the Masters Series, plus Kate and Katherine discuss Adelaide Writers Festival

Kate is fresh off the plane from Adelaide Writers Festival and has been posting blow by blow account of every glorious moment/person she met on Instagram. One of us cooks a cake for a well-known literary person and we introduce our new 'Masters Series'.  https://audioboom.com/posts/8046438-introducing-the-masters-series-plus-kate-and-katherine-talk-adelaide-writers-festival The following is mentioned: Kate interviewed Lisa Taddeo, author of … Continue reading Introducing the Masters Series, plus Kate and Katherine discuss Adelaide Writers Festival

Kate and Katherine discuss perplexingly bad restaurants, reviews and when your three weeks is up

Kate and Katherine catch up and talk about the aftermath of book release, including a perplexingly bad restaurant, reviews and a quote by Ella Baxter. Kate mentions she is writing but gives nothing else away. Plus, book recommendations!  https://audioboom.com/posts/8038641-kate-and-katherine-discuss-perplexingly-bad-restaurants-reviews-and-when-your-three-weeks-is-up Things that get mentioned this episode: David Hunt and his excellent books Girt,  True Girt, Girt … Continue reading Kate and Katherine discuss perplexingly bad restaurants, reviews and when your three weeks is up

Shay Gardner on social media, algorithms and why you have to bring salad to the dinner party

Get out your pens and pencils because this is an epic lesson in social media! Kate and Katherine talk to marketing, social media and fashion/lifestyle guru, Shay Gardner. This episode is, frankly, a gift to authors wanting to navigate the world of Instagram and other online entities. It's choc-full of great advice on what to … Continue reading Shay Gardner on social media, algorithms and why you have to bring salad to the dinner party

The Competition mini ep #3: First time vs. second time

We're doing something a little bit different the next couple of episodes, in the lead up to Katherine's book The Competition coming out (Feb 2022). (You can pre-order at your local bookshop or here!!). We're starting with a three-part mini deep dive – no spoilers – but a kind of 'behind the scenes', then we'll have … Continue reading The Competition mini ep #3: First time vs. second time

The Competition Mini Ep#2: Writing process

We’re doing something a little bit different these next couple of weeks in the lead up to Katherine’s book The Competition coming out in Feb 2022. (You can pre-order at your local bookshop or here!!). It’ll start with a three-part mini deep dive – no spoilers – but a kind of ‘behind the scenes’, then … Continue reading The Competition Mini Ep#2: Writing process