Magdalena Ball

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The Compulsive Reader's author interviews, book chat, literary discussions, readings and more. It's an audio haven for book lovers! Recent and upcoming guests include Terry Denton, Marion Halligan, Sir Ken Robinson, Emily Ballou, Sofie Laguna, Matthew Riley, John Banville, Felicity Plunkett, Mark Coker, Peter Bowerman, Eric Maisel, Bob Stahl, Ramona Koval, Tim Flannery, Carl Zimmer, Gail Jones, Jane Smiley, Frank Delaney and many more.

On-Demand Episodes

The author of Vanishing Point, and Workshopping the Heart (among many other books) reads from and talks about her latest books of poetry, about the transition from poetry to drama, about her protagonist Diana, on writing about anorexia,... more
Magdalena Ball

Reviews of Guests' Books

  • by Magdalena Ball
For reviews of all of our interviewee's latest books, please click on the book titles below:Graeme Kinross Smith's Long Afternoon of the WorldJustin Lowe's The Great Big ShowHelen Townsend's Above the Starry FrameRoss Duncan's All... more