Playing tracks by
Lesley Gore and The Tragically Hip.
First up, Jessica reacts to the Netflix adaptation of Anne of Green Gables, Anne with an E, and looks forward to a film adaptation of Jeannette Walls' The Glass Castle and the Hulu series The Handmaid's Tale. Switching to poetry and verse novels in the second half, we hear Dylan Stallard read some Philip Larkin, and Jessica recommends two novels in verse, Jaqueline Woodson's Brown Girl Dreaming and David Rakoff's Love, Dishonour, Marry, Die. Readings from the latter and also from Kate Atkinson's Case Histories. First aired on CSR Tuesday, 23 May 2017.