Booktopia On... Crazy Concepts That Work

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Aug 22 2018 27 mins  
Have you ever tried explaining a book plot to someone and have them just stare at you like you’re crazy? What is it about these ‘crazy concepts’ that we love? We discuss some of the best crazy concepts that work in this week’s episode of Booktopia On. Don’t forget to tune in every Wednesday at 11am. Some of the books mentioned in this podcast: Outlander by Diana Gabaldon —> Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton —> The Tempest by William Shakespeare —> The Starbound Trilogy by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner —> The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger —> Mrs Dalloway by Virginia Woolf —> To The Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf —> Orlando by Virginia Woolf —> The Curious Case of Benjamin Button by F Scott Fitzgerald —> Frankenstein by Mary Shelley —> The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold —> The Book Thief by Markus Zusak —> Breaks of Champions by Kurt Vonnegut —> If On A Winter’s Night A Traveller by Italo Calvino —> Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor —> Sleeping Beauties by Stephen King and Owen King —> The Once and Future King by TH White —> The Princess Bride by S. Morgenstern —> The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown —> The French Lieutenant’s Woman by John Fowles —> Host: Bronwyn Eley Guests: Sarah McDuling and John Purcell