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Audio book club with Carmel Bird

Where
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https://www.facebook.com/groups/spinelesswondersbookclub/
When

Wednesday 27 May from 8pm to 9pm

Join award-winning author Carmel Bird, the Little Fictions On Air team and a bunch of avid readers on the SW Audio Bookclub Facebook group for a discussion of this powerful audio story about child sexual abuse within religious institutions.

Set in rural Australia in the 1950s and tells the story of Patricia, a student boarding with a Father Cutler and his family.

The audio story is narrated by professional actor Lauren Hamilton Neill and is available free via the Radio 2RPH website. You can download a PDF version of the unabridged version. You can purchase Carmel Bird’s collection from Spineless Wonders.

You can listen now or download for later listening.

Warning: this episode contains material which some listeners may find distressing.

This is an abridged version of the short story. It is published in full, along with a reflective essay in Carmel Bird’s short story collection, My Hearts Are Your Hearts: Twenty New Stories and Their Origins (Spineless Wonders, 2015).

There is a 10% discount available if you use the code BOOKCLUB

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