Saturday, 6 April 2019
Max Porter's remarkable and affecting Lanny is our Book of the Week this week. The much anticipated new novel from the author of Grief is the Thing with Feathers taps deep veins of language and folklore as it tells of a young boy who becomes the focus of both a mythical force and a crisis.
>> Read Thomas's review.
>> The author reads from his novel.
>> An interview with Max Porter.
>> Printing the letterpress pages.
>> How Lanny came to be.
>> Porter reads from his first novel, Grief is the Thing with Feathers.
>> Read Thomas's review of Grief is the Thing with Feathers.
>> Pushing the boundaries of the written word.
>> Coffee with Max Porter.
>>GIVEAWAY: We have a signed and numbered letterpress printing of an extract from Lanny (you can see this being printed here) and a Lanny tote bag to give away courtesy of Faber & Faber and Allen & Unwin NZ. To go in the draw, purchase a copy of the book during April.