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Title First Tuesday Book Club With Jennifer Byrne
Published Australia : ABC, 2010
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Summary Watch out this month when Jennifer Byrne and the club discuss the classic 'Catcher in the Rye' by JD Salinger and the much talked about 'Indelible Ink' by Fiona McGregor.First Tuesday Book Club enters its 5th year with host Jennifer Byrne, and panellists Marieke Hardy and Jason Steger exploring the world of books; from prize-winners to blockbusters, hot off the presses new releases to much loved classics.The books for October are:Indelible Ink by Fiona McGregorThis much talked about examination of contemporary Australian life comes highly recommended (by Christos Tsiolkas no less). The story centres on recently divorced 59-year-old Marie King, who finds release from her conservative life by way of an unexpected friendship with a tattoo artist.Catcher in the Rye by JD SalingerOur guest Brendan Cowell's choice for the club is considered one of the greatest English-language novels of the 20th century. Protagonist Holden Caulfield has become an emblem of adolescent angst and one of the enduring figures of American literature
Notes Closed captioning in English
Event Broadcast 2010-10-05 at 22:05:00
Notes Classification: NC
Subject Caulfield, Holden (Fictitious character)
Divorced women -- Family relationships.
Runaway teenagers in literature.
Tattoo artists.
Australia.
Form Streaming video
Author Byrne, Jennifer, host
Hardy, Marieke, contributor
Steger, Jason, contributor