ROY, Laney, Five Hours discussed on Dunedin Writers and Readers Festival 2019


I'm kind of taking you <Speech_Male> brian. Because my <Speech_Male> <Speech_Male> older. And i don't <Speech_Male> have to children's <Speech_Male> books anymore. It's quite nice <Speech_Male> to take a break <Speech_Female> from it. Yeah <Speech_Female> he's an. I love them <Speech_Female> like <SpeakerChange> give <Speech_Female> some time to adult books <Speech_Female> now. <Speech_Female> <Speech_Female> I <Speech_Female> now but when <Speech_Female> i was working at the libraries <Speech_Female> we'd <Speech_Female> be checking in books <Speech_Female> and i just <Speech_Female> constantly read everything <Laughter> that was coming through. <Speech_Female> <Speech_Female> There was this <SpeakerChange> one book. <Speech_Female> And i wish i could <Speech_Female> tell you who was <Speech_Female> by because it was beautiful. <Speech_Female> It was a book about <Speech_Female> fairies <Speech_Female> and had little <Speech_Female> beautiful <Speech_Female> illustrations <Speech_Female> and little <Speech_Female> stories about each <Speech_Female> of the fairies and it was a really <Speech_Female> kids book. <Speech_Female> I would say <Speech_Female> early prime school <Speech_Female> age. <Speech_Female> And i <Speech_Female> used to watch for that <Speech_Female> book coming through. <Speech_Female> <Speech_Female> Read it retirement <Speech_Female> came back. So <Speech_Female> actually <Speech_Female> i like i said i <Speech_Female> will read it anything so <Speech_Female> i even read the had <Speech_Female> you know those. <Speech_Female> What are they called <Speech_Female> board books. <Speech_Female> Yeah <Speech_Female> some of his books. <Speech_Female> Amazing they have like <Speech_Female> fairy things you can <Speech_Music_Female> touch and <Laughter> i make noises <Speech_Female> and yeah. <Speech_Female> They're good fun and <Speech_Female> yes <Speech_Female> so. There was a time when i <Speech_Female> did as an adult. Read <Speech_Female> a lot of children's books <Speech_Female> but <SpeakerChange> <Speech_Female> not at the moment <Speech_Female> right. <Speech_Female> i've <Speech_Female> just had signalled. <Speech_Female> We have time for one more <Speech_Female> or we <Speech_Female> we can do. One <Silence> more question <Speech_Female> <SpeakerChange> will <Speech_Female> be when you grow up. <Speech_Female> I <Speech_Female> want growing up. <Speech_Female> <Speech_Female> I have a question. <SpeakerChange> What are you <Speech_Female> reading now. <Speech_Female> what's what's <Speech_Female> on what. What are you <Speech_Female> going <SpeakerChange> home tonight. <Speech_Male> To rate <Speech_Male> of goddamn <Speech_Male> lillard. Brian <Speech_Male> snow <Speech_Male> geese that <Speech_Female> kisa go. <Speech_Male> Yeah <Speech_Female> i'll yeah she's <Speech_Female> lovely. I haven't read <Speech_Female> the book here. <Speech_Female> <Speech_Female> I <Speech_Female> actually have just finished <Speech_Female> now. Laney's <Speech_Female> clinton <Speech_Female> hipbones <SpeakerChange> and that <Speech_Female> was a great <Speech_Female> book and then <Speech_Female> i've just about <Speech_Female> finished the knicks folk. <Speech_Female> Even though i take a long <Speech_Female> time to radio books <Speech_Female> because my plane trip <Laughter> he took five hours. <Speech_Female> <Speech_Female> That's another <Speech_Female> key. We also charity <Speech_Female> norman. <Speech_Female> <hes> <Speech_Female> and it is <Speech_Female> cool the <SpeakerChange> secrets of <Speech_Female> strangers. <Speech_Female> That's a <Speech_Female> read that one too. Yeah <Speech_Female> yeah <Speech_Female> I'm <Speech_Female> reading. I <Speech_Female> sort <SpeakerChange> of just dotted. <Speech_Female> But it's really good <Speech_Female> is The sanatorium <Speech_Female> o. <Speech_Female> Yes <SpeakerChange> <Speech_Female> is it <Speech_Female> literally. Pierce <Speech_Female> is the author usually <Speech_Female> auto. <Speech_Female> But it's like a <Speech_Female> gothic thriller <Speech_Female> shenice <hes> <Speech_Female> hotel <Speech_Female> <Speech_Female> in switzerland <Speech_Female> in the <Speech_Female> mountains. And it's snowing <Speech_Female> and it's used <Speech_Female> to be a <Speech_Female> and it's sort <Speech_Female> of creepy <SpeakerChange> vibes <Speech_Female> and i've just read it. <Speech_Female> It's going to be a motor. Yeah <Speech_Female> yeah. I <Speech_Female> mean i'm freezing. <Speech_Female> I'm reading <SpeakerChange> freezing. <Speech_Female> But this is all about the snow <Speech_Female> and the ice his <Speech_Female> very creepy moments <Speech_Female> but suddenly appear <Speech_Female> out of this really and <Speech_Female> they drag people away. <Speech_Female> <Speech_Female> <Laughter> Maybe not a <Speech_Music_Female> book to read at night. <Speech_Music_Female> You <Speech_Female> know it's good. It's good. <Speech_Female> I am enjoying it. It was <Speech_Female> a recommendation. Actually <Speech_Female> my editor was <Speech_Female> like oh. This is a really good book. <Speech_Female> So i was <SpeakerChange> trying <Silence> to. <Speech_Female> Well <Speech_Female> that's cool. Roy <Speech_Female> moore asked time <Speech_Female> sadly. Because i feel <Speech_Female> we check for hours. <Speech_Female> Thank <Speech_Female> you so much for coming along. <Speech_Female> Thank <SpeakerChange> join me. In <Speech_Female> thanking authors <Laughter> <Laughter> <Speech_Female> <Speech_Female> this dunedin <Speech_Female> russia's and rates <Speech_Female> podcast was <Speech_Female> brought to with funding <Speech_Female> from copyright licensing <Speech_Female> new zealand and the expertise <Speech_Female> of orpheum. <Speech_Female> The festival <Speech_Female> also offers thanks <Speech_Female> to a major funders <Speech_Female> creative new zealand. <Speech_Female> The dunedin city council <Speech_Music_Female> and <SpeakerChange> the tiger <Speech_Music_Female> community. Trust <Music> <Music> <Music> <Music> <Music> <Music> <Music> <Music> this podcast was <Speech_Female> produced by orpheum dunedin with support from new zealand on air.

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