60 Best Australian Book and Writing Podcasts

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Australian Book and Writing Podcasts

Here are 60 Best Australian Book and Writing Podcasts worth listening to in 2024

1. The Book Show

The Book Show Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
The Book Show brings you in-depth conversations with the best fiction writers from Australia and around the world.
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283.9K 97.2K 57.6K 1 episode / week Avg Length 46 min Apr 2020
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2. The Bookshelf

The Bookshelf Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
What are you reading, loving or being challenged by? We review the latest in fiction for dedicated readers and for those who wish they read more and j...oin out monthly Book Club on Facebook.more
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282.9K 97.2K 1 episode / week Avg Length 52 min
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3. The Readings Podcast

The Readings Podcast Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
The Readings Podcast is a celebration of books, reading and culture. Episodes are published weekly and include author interviews, event recordings, bo...oksellers chatting about their favourite reads, industry insights, and more.more
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53.4K 36.1K 53.7K 1 episode / day Avg Length 28 min
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4. So You want to be a Writer | Australian Writers' Centre

So You want to be a Writer | Australian Writers' Centre Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Valerie Khoo and Allison Tait, both successful journalists and authors bring you the latest in news, opportunities, trends, and gossip in the world of... writing and publishing. Learn practical writing techniques, go behind-the-scenes and discover how real-life authors got their big break. Uncover the creative processes of writers who have made it.more
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29.9K 25.6K 18.8K 1 episode / week Avg Length 52 min Mar 2014
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5. Tell Me What To Read

Tell Me What To Read Australia
This is Tell Me What To Read, the podcast of Booktopia, Australia's Local Bookstore. Join us for our bi-weekly show with episodes going out every ...Wednesday and Friday! Join us on Wednesdays as we speak to authors from Australia and around the world about their latest books, and hit us up on Fridays for the books that we are reading and recommending!more
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135.8K 20.1K 58.4K 4 episodes / quarter Avg Length 24 min
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6. Words and Nerds: Authors, books and literature.

Words and Nerds: Authors, books and literature. Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Words and Nerds Podcast is an entertaining and conversational podcast that aims to get inside a writer's mind. We discuss books, the social and po...litical influences of a writer's work, and how literature has the power to change the world. The podcast digs deep to bring you an in depth and sometimes humorous analysis of the author's book and its influences. Join us for a new way of looking at literature.more
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960 3.1K 4.2K 1 episode / day Avg Length 43 min Oct 2017
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7. The ABR Podcast

The ABR Podcast Australia
Welcome to The ABR Podcast. Released every Thursday, The ABR Podcast features a range of literary highlights, such as reviews, poetry, fiction, interv...iews, and commentary.more
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13.8K 15.4K 6.4K 1 episode / week Avg Length 19 min
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8. Write Around the Murray

Write Around the Murray Albury, New South Wales, Australia
Write Around the Murray is a literary-based festival in Albury that brings together some of Australia's best authors and storytellers in a friendl...y and accessible forum. The diverse program includes author talks and workshops, art exhibitions, a poetry slam, writing competitions, WAM4Kids family events, and always an element of surprise.more
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875 4.4K 4K 9 episodes / quarter Avg Length 62 min Jun 2020
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9. New Books in Australian and New Zealand Studies

New Books in Australian and New Zealand Studies Interviews with Authors writing about Australia and New Zealand
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7.3K 16.6K 3 episodes / month Avg Length 58 min
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10. Published...Or Not

Published...Or Not Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Australian and international authors talk about their books and how they got published or how they self-published. Listeners, writers, and readers wil...l also hear about what's going on in our local writing community.more
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11.5K 9.9K 1 episode / week Mar 2015
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11. The First Time

The First Time Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
A podcast about the first time you publish a book. One part reality show, one part writers' master class. Novelists Katherine Collette and Kate Mi...ldenhall discuss the feels and logistics of writing and publishing and speak to Australian and international writers about their books and creative process.more
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188 1.9K 2.6K 1 episode / week Avg Length 61 min Jul 2018
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12. Australian Book Lovers

Australian Book Lovers Gisborne, Victoria, Australia
Welcome to the Australian Book Lovers podcast! Our mission is to bring fabulous Australian and Indigenous literature that spans a whole range of genre...s to book lovers around the globe, as well as fantastic resources and information for passionate authors looking to write their next bestseller.more
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312 1.1K 365 2 episodes / month Avg Length 99 min
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13. QBD Book Club: The Podcast

QBD Book Club: The Podcast Australia
Welcome to 'QBD Book Club: The Podcast' a series by QBD Books, your favorite Australian book retailer. Each week, our host Victoria Carthew will inter...view your favorite authors and public figures, providing you with behind-the-scenes insight into your favorite stories.more
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26.7K 3.2K 27.8K 1 episode / quarter Avg Length 26 min
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14. Story Time With Aussie Dad

Story Time With Aussie Dad Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
Welcome to, 'Story Time With Aussie Dad'. Here, an Aussie Dad reads family friendly stories from past and present to entertain, comfort and/or help re...lax your child.DISCLAIMER: Story Time With Aussie Dad in no way represents the Author's or Publishing Companies responsible for the stories heard on our podcast. We acknowledge the Author's of all books featured and encourage everyone to support them by purchasing their own copies of the stories they hear here. Aussie Dad's sole purpose is to provide entertainment through these amazing stories and share them with others.more
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55 282 10 episodes / month Avg Length 60 min
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15. Writers @ Stanton

Writers @ Stanton Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Every month Stanton Library hosts some of the world's most exciting writers and thinkers to discuss their latest books. Catch up with our audio re...cordings and relive the discussion.more
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79 1K 1.1K 3 episodes / quarter Avg Length 47 min
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16. Forgotten Australia

Forgotten Australia Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Since episode one, which chronicled the Spanish Flu's spread in Australia in 1919, Forgotten Australia has been telling the stories we didn't ...hear in history class. From the weekend Melbourne went mad and our forgotten Titanic hero, to Australia's greatest Aboriginal tracker and the murder wave that shocked Sydney in 1932, this is history as you've never heard it before. Forgotten Australia is created by Michael Adams, a Sydney-based writer, author, and television producer.more
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5.5K 116 1 episode / week Avg Length 46 min Nov 2018
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17. Natasa Denman - Ultimate 48 Hour Author

Natasa Denman - Ultimate 48 Hour Author Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Listen to 10-time published author Natasa Denman and her business-building strategies on how to leverage your book and time successfully. Building a b...usiness behind the book is the only surefire way to monetize your expertise and win back time in your life. If you want a return on your investment in time and money, this is the Podcast for you!!!more
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1.7K 4 episodes / quarter Avg Length 31 min
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18. Final Draft - Great Conversations

Final Draft - Great Conversations Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Great conversations with authors from Australia and around the world.
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12.1K 12.3K 5.7K 1 episode / week Avg Length 16 min Jun 2018
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19. Mini Taco

Mini Taco Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Welcome to Mini Taco! A podcast that connects kids to their favorite authors and illustrators. Each episode aims to inspire little people to use their... big imaginations to read, write, draw, and create! This podcast is an excellent resource for educators to help kids get excited about books and reading.more
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623 2.5K 1 episode / week Avg Length 37 min
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20. Mere Mortals Book Reviews

Mere Mortals Book Reviews Australia
Reviewing the books to transcend beyond mere mortality. Emphasis is on the learnings, intriguing ideas, and pragmatic takeaways that can be applied to... your everyday life. 1 to 2 uploads every week!more
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4K 4 episodes / month Avg Length 28 min
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21. The Garret

The Garret Melbourne, Victoria
Love writing? Looking to improve your writing? Or do you just love listening to writers talk about their craft? If yes, The Garret: Writers on Writing... is for you. The Garret is a podcast about the craft of writing. It is hosted by Astrid Edwards, and her goal is to interview the best writers in Australia about how and why they do what they do.more
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5.1K 2.8K 1 episode / week Avg Length 31 min Mar 2019
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22. The Bookseller's Podcast

The Bookseller's Podcast Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
The Bookseller's Podcast is hosted by Jaye Chin-Dusting from the Mary Martin Bookshops and Mark Rubbo from Readings. Based in Melbourne, Australia..., traditionally Wurundjeri country, our podcast is targeted at booksellers with an indie bias. We aim to be informative to anyone interested in the art of bookselling.more
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278 1 episode / month Avg Length 54 min
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23. Life and Crimes with Andrew Rule

Life and Crimes with Andrew Rule Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Andrew Rule is one of Australia's most prolific journalists and authors. In Life and Crimes, the True Crime Australia and Sunday Herald Sun column...ist shines a light on the dark corners of Australian life, from the story behind the biggest mysteries, to the characters of yesterday and the crims of today. Produced by Jonty Burton.more
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45.9K 65.8K 4 episodes / month Avg Length 29 min Aug 2017
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24. Pratchat - a Terry Pratchett and Discworld book club

Pratchat - a Terry Pratchett and Discworld book club Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Join writer Elizabeth Flux and comedian Ben McKenzie on their six-year mission to read every Terry Pratchett novel**, one a month, and discuss them wi...th special guests, puns, listener questions, and footnotes! Plus we also cover short stories, nonfiction, games, and adaptations. Episodes are released on the 7Ath of each month; the next book is listed at pratchatpodcast.com and announced at the end of each episode.more
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514 1.7K 660 1 episode / month Avg Length 107 min Oct 2017
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25. The Children's Book Author Podcast

The Children's Book Author Podcast Elena Paige is The Children's Book Author. Join her as she interviews fabulous guests in her quest to discover everything about writing, publishin...g, and marketing children's books. As well as how to supercharge creativity, skyrocket productivity, and absolutely everything else there is to know to become The Children's Book Author. Do you regularly dream of being a successful Children's Book Author? Then this podcast is for you.more
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2.3K 3 episodes / quarter Avg Length 61 min
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26. Writes4Women

Writes4Women Australia
A weekly podcast all about celebrating women's voices and supporting women writers. With episodes on the heart, craft and business of writing as w...ell as new release feature authors, it's a one stop shop for both readers and writers of fiction.more
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1.5K 243 1.9K 7 episodes / quarter Avg Length 58 min
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27. Faith and Science

Faith and Science Morisset, New South Wales, Australia
Presented by Dr. John Ashton, a professor of chemistry and biomedical science and author of 14 books. Listen to Dr. John Ashton explain how science is... challenging evolution and supporting the Biblical account of creationmore
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2.5K 121 1 episode / day Avg Length 29 min
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28. Totally Lit!

Totally Lit! Australia
The podcast celebrating reading, writing, and creating literature. Join your host Ky Garvey as she chats with readers, writers, illustrators & all typ...es of creators of books and stories. Be inspired to read, write, create, ignite!more
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988 1 episode / month Avg Length 36 min
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29. Reading with a chance of tacos

Reading with a chance of tacos Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
A podcast that connects aspiring authors and illustrators to the world of children's literature. Gather tips, tricks and publishing info, as we c...elebrate creators and their journeys, awesome stories and all the fun of kids books. What are you waiting for? Grab a taco and come join us.more
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623 2.5K 1 episode / week Avg Length 37 min
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30. Tall And True Short Reads

Tall And True Short Reads Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
The Tall And True Short Reads podcast is an audio fiction podcast featuring short stories, blog posts, and other writing written and narrated by Rober...t Fairhead from the Tall And True writers' website.more
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52 764 1 episode / month Avg Length 8 min
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31. HYBRID Author

HYBRID Author Australia
Interviews, for writers like you, with industry professionals on forging a career both independently and traditionally publishing your books. Host, te...chnical writer, children's and young adult fiction and nonfiction author, Joanne Morrell focuses on how you can identify your writing process, publish productively and learn to feel comfortable promoting your books.more
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581 1.1K 1 episode / week Avg Length 40 min
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32. Books On The Go

Books On The Go Australia
A podcast where we talk about our book of the week. Read along with us!
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330 4 episodes / quarter Avg Length 25 min
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33. Connected Libraries Book Matters Podcast

Connected Libraries Book Matters Podcast Narre Warren, Victoria, Australia
A monthly podcast about books and the people who write them. Packed with reading recommendations, author interviews and insightful advice on finding b...ooks for you and your family from the helpful staff at Connected Libraries.more
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8.3K 1.9K 2 episodes / quarter Avg Length 53 min
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34. The Unlocked Creative

The Unlocked Creative Australia
In this podcast you will learn how to:- Start Writing- Find time to write- Get unstuck and find motivation- Learn the complete process of writing a bo...ok- Uncover your unique story and who you're writing for Self-publish- Market your first booking hear from inspiring guests who have had success and are going to share all their secrets! You can do anything with your God-led creativity. If you are ready to step into UNLOCKING your potential in your life, you're in the right place.more
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98 6 216 3 episodes / year Avg Length 10 min
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35. Backstory

Backstory Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
A show about books, stories, the craft of writing - and the people behind the lines.
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22.7K 58.2K 44.9K
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36. Five Favourite Books

Five Favourite Books Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Dr. Bella d'Abrera speaks to Australia's leading commentators about their five favourite books and why each makes their shortlist.
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22.1K 20.3K 2.5K Jul 2020
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37. One More Page

One More Page Australia
One More Page is a podcast for lovers of kids' books. Whether you are a kid, a librarian or just one of those people who never grew up this is the... podcast for you. Packed full of interviews, book reviews, and industry gossip, not to mention the occasional fart joke, One More Page is your fortnightly foray into the world of children's books.more
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1.1K 1.9K Nov 2017
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38. The SRB Podcast

The SRB Podcast Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia
Each week the Sydney Review of Books publishes criticism and essays by Australia's best writers - and now we've got a podcast to match. It'...;s about what writers do to make books, essays, and poems and what they do to make a living. Settle in for audio essays, conversations, and documentaries featuring some of our favourite local writers.more
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8.3K 9.3K 4.4K Nov 2020
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39. Sevket F. ERBAY | AUSSIE CULT

Sevket F. ERBAY | AUSSIE CULT Australia
Narration about hidden Australian social, cultural, and city life for Turkish-speaking people. Excerpts from upcoming books about the same topics.
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1.1K Jul 2020
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40. The Overcrowded Bookshelf

The Overcrowded Bookshelf Every week, I take a book from my overcrowded bookshelf and I read the story to you. Come and enjoy completely free audiobooks of some of the all-time... classic stories including Sherlock Holmes, Robin Hood, and Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde. All stories used in The Overcrowded Bookshelf are in the public domain under Australian laws.more
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131 52 9 episodes / year Avg Length 33 min
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41. Book Thingo

Book Thingo Lively discussions about romance books, culture, and Tim Tams, between readers, academics, and bestselling authors. Find out about upcoming romance ti...tles and remember old favorites. Discover how the romance genre reflects feminism, sexuality, morality, and culture. Happy endings are mandatory. Hosted by Kat Mayo.more
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882 4K
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42. Book Spoilers

Book Spoilers Australia
We talk all things books, with no filter and no regret when discussing all the spoilers in our most recent reads.
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6 episodes / year Avg Length 12 min
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43. All Things Bookish Podcast

All Things Bookish Podcast Australia
From book reviews to author chats, a book podcast from your average Aussie duo.
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289 21 967 Aug 2020
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44. Goode Story Time

Goode Story Time Classic and contemporary stories read-aloud for kids of all ages. Spoken, produced, and created by the Goode sisters; Amanda and Emily. Amanda is an A...ustralian Actor living in New Zealand. Those dulcet tones soothing your child's earholes belong to her. Emily is also an Actor and is putting her Digital Marketing Degree to good use by bringing Goode Story Time to life.more
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Aug 2020
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45. Read, Eat, Repeat

Read, Eat, Repeat Two friends talk about new release fiction and cook the food it inspires everything from wedding cakes in Sally Hepworth's Younger Wife to the pic...kled pork in Hanna Kent's Devotion. Join journalist, Alissa Warren, and writer Sally Killoran as they delve into new release books mostly by Australian authors sometimes a bit late off the presses because between Alissa and Sally, they have seven kids under eleven and three dogs.more
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39 392 2 episodes / year Avg Length 38 min
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46. Reformers Bookcast

Reformers Bookcast Guildford, Western Australia, Australia
The Reformers Bookcast is the podcast put out by Reformers Bookshop in Sydney - chatting with authors, speakers, pastors, and teachers about great Chr...istian books.more
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7.6K 2.8K
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47. Free Books For Kids

Free Books For Kids Australia
Welcome to BIG W's Free Books for Kids podcast. Since 2019 BIG W has been giving out Free Books to families in our stores, and now our much-loved ...program is available as an audio series. We know every day is a Big Day and that's why we've got stories the whole family will love.more
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823.6K 383.1K
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48. Five Books

Five Books Warriewood, New South Wales, Australia
For Jews the world over, weekly sections of the Five Books of Torah coupled with a matching extract of Prophets are read in synagogues on Shabbat, a t...radition that has roots in the oldest Jewish communities. Across the course of a year, beginning at Simchat Torah, this enables all Jews to hear and learn the whole Torah together, in manageable weekly pieces, one section at a time. Five Books helps you to hear the parashat in full every week, coupled with a thought-provoking meditation on one of its messages, known as a D'var Torah.more
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8 episodes / year Avg Length 55 min
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49. The Book Podcast

The Book Podcast Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
The inside story of books from new and established Australian women writers of all genres.
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382 207
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50. Middle Grade Mavens

Middle Grade Mavens Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
The Middle-Grade Mavens are two Australian authors reviewing middle-grade children's books. We also chat with authors and illustrators about their... inspiration, processes, and experience and sometimes we interview publishers and agents to find out more about the industry. Whether you're a writer, school librarian, teacher, or just a book fan, this is for you. Julie Anne Grasso is the author of the Frankie Dupont Mystery series, cupcake enthusiast, and part-time library book wrangler. Pamela Ueckerman is a dance teacher, writer, book reviewer, editor, and home educator.more
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535 918 Jan 2019
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51. Books, Books, Books Podcast

Books, Books, Books Podcast Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
The latest books from the best writers. Join books writer, Nicole Abadee, as she interviews top Australian and international Authors about their new r...eleases. Make yourself a cup of tea, pull up a comfy chair, and settle in for some great conversations..more
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482 334 Apr 2020
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Australian Book and Writing Podcasters

Top Podcasters covering Australian Book and Writing. Get Spreadsheet.
Podcaster Name Email Podcast Link Total Episodes
Words and Nerds: Authors wordsandnerds.com 37
True Crime Australia truecrimeaustralia.com.au 21
Joanne hybridauthor.com.au 19
Ken Williams readingwithachanceoftacos.libsyn.com 18
Australian Writers' Centre writerscentre.com.au 18
Kyrin Down meremortalspodcast.com 18
The First Time Podcast audioboom.com 18
The ABR Podcast australianbookreview.com.au 17
Readings Books readings.com.au 17
Bad Producer Productions thegarretpodcast.com 15
Veronica & Darren feeds.buzzsprout.com 14
Writes4Women writes4women.com 13
A Podcast by Claudine Tinellis podcasters.spotify.com 10
Natasa Denman podcasters.spotify.com 10
Forgotten Australia play.acast.com 9
QBD Books buzzsprout.com 9
Anna Baillie-Karas booksonthego.libsyn.com 8
Marshall Poe newbooksnetwork.com 8
3ABN Australia Radio 3abnaustralia.org.au 8
Jaye & Mark podcasters.spotify.com 7
Stanton Library buzzsprout.com 7
totallylitpodcast totallylitpodcast.podbean.com 4
Elena Paige buzzsprout.com 4
Connected Libraries connectedlibraries.org.au 4
Robert Fairhead tallandtrue.com.au 4
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