Castaway Books with guest Karen Heenan

In this episode I enjoy chatting to  Karen Heenan author of Songbird and A Wider World about our misspent youth, character development in writing, bottling tomatoes, and recording audio books, among other things. I hope you enjoy this chat as much as I did.

The books Karen chose:

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith

Betsy and the Great World by Maud Hart Lovelace

The Shining by Stephen King

 Prodigal Summer and Animal, Vegetable, Miracle  by Barbara Kingsolver

Game of Kings by Dorothy Dunnett

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