Tony Birch: "Fiction can be incredibly powerful."


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May 02 2019 20 mins   1
Tony Birch is the author of many novels, including Ghost River, which won the Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for Indigenous Writing and Blood, which was shortlisted for the Miles Franklin Award. Tony comes in to talk with Booktopia’s Olivia and Ben about his new book The White Girl, why he wanted to write this story, what he hopes people will take away from it, the role of fiction in addressing world issues and so much more. Books mentioned in this podcast: The White Girl by Tony Birch —> https://bit.ly/2PJD9bp Hosts: Ben Hunter and Olivia Fricot Guest: Tony Birch