Frances Whiting: "There’s a lot of beauty in vulnerability."

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Oct 21 2019 15 mins   1
Frances Whiting is one of Australia’s best known and favourite columnists. For more than twenty years her weekly Sunday Mail column has engaged readers in the highs, lows and the wonderful of the every day. She is also the author of the beloved novel Walking on Trampolines and, her latest, The Best Kind of Beautiful, is a novel about music, grief, relationships, gardens, love, laughter and family. Booktopia’s Ben and Olivia sat down with Frances to talk about her new novel, what inspired her, what ‘the best kind of beautiful’ is, her work as a journalist and her transition into writing fiction. Books mentioned in this podcast: The Best Kind of Beautiful by Frances Whiting —> Hosts: Ben Hunter and Olivia Fricot Guest: Frances Whiting