Brendan Cowell and Trent Dalton have written two of the year’s most heartfelt and moving books. Brendan chats about Plum, his raucous novel of a fast-living former NRL player who is unexpectedly plunged into a quest for self-care and self-discovery. Trent shares how he hit the streets to speak with strangers when collating Love Stories, a collection of slice-of-life vignettes about love in its many forms. In an event sure to lift your spirits, the duo appear in conversation with Catherine Milne. Brendan appears via video. If you enjoyed this episode, please rate and subscribe to our channel.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
This is Tell Me What To Read, the podcast of Booktopia, Australia's Local Bookstore. For our first episode, we sit down with Trent Dalton, author of Love Stories, Booktopia's November 2021 Book Of The Month! They discuss the incredble woman that was Kathleen Kelly, talking to passers by, knowing that love is all you need, and more. WARNING: this podcast contains mild coarse language. *Producer's Note: Due to our team being in social isolation, the sound quality is more variable. Interviews In this podcast:Trent Dalton - Love Stories: 0:42 - 34:16 Books mentioned in this podcast:Trent Dalton - 'Love Stories': https://bit.ly/3k1Djex Host: Mark HardingInterviewers: Stefania CapognaGuests: Trent DaltonProducer: Nick Wasiliev Season: 1.1 Episode: 1 Join us for our bi-weekly show with episodes going out every Wednesday and Friday! Join us on Wednesdays as we speak to authors from Australia and around the world about their latest books, and hit us up on Fridays for the books that we are reading and recommending! Originally Published: 3rd November 2021
Chaired by Nicole Abadee The genesis of Trent Dalton’s Love Stories was a blue Olivetti typewriter and a street corner in the Brisbane CBD. After inheriting the typewriter from the mother of a friend, Trent took to the streets and solicited real stories from passers-by: “Sentimental writer collecting love stories. Do you have one to share?” The result is a warm, poignant, funny and deeply humane book that weaves the many stories that were shared about love in all its guises with generous memories of Trent’s own special moments.
'Love Stories' by Trent Dalton focus on the myriad experience of love, all told through stories he gained while sitting on the corner of a Brisbane City street.Definitely a book that makes you think about love and helps you reconsider the way you personally have experienced and others individual stories.I hope you have a fantastic day wherever you are in the world. Juan out!Timeline:(0:00) - Intro(2:00) - Synopsis(4:35) - Themes(7:42) - TakeawaysConnect with Mere Mortals:Website: https://www.meremortalspodcast.com/Discord: https://discord.gg/jjfq9eGReUInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/meremortalspodcast/
In this episode, deliberately released on Valentines Day, Corrie chats to journalist and best selling author Trent Dalton about love, his writing and being curious about other people's stories. Intrepid enough to plonk himself on a busy corner in downtown Brisbane armed only with a sign and a vintage typewriter, Trent asked people to tell him story about love. The result is his third book Love Stories which, like his earlier fiction smash hits - Boy Swallows Universe and All Our Shimmering Skies - has been warmly embraced by readers everywhere. At the end of the episode Trent can't resist that journalist's compulsion and asks Corrie to to tell him her love story... See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
This week’s guest on Time To Talk is multi-award winning author, Trent Dalton. Trent’s first novel Boy Swallows Universe has earned acclaim both in Australia and around the globe. Today Trent joins us to talk about - among other things - his latest novel All Our Shimmering Skies, his love of Pearl Jam, Quentin Tarantino’s films, why Back To The Future matters so much and a whole lot more in this revealing deep dive.
Ep 4: Trent Dalton's Love Stories X Guinness Records X Neil Perry
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A deep dive into Trent Dalton's Love Stories. It's the golden retriever of summer reads and the perfect antidote to reality. But what's it really about? Sal pretends she's cooked heaps of food for her family but we all know her husband did the cooking while she was at the beach. Just kidding. Not really. And the best way to get your non-reader children reading these hols. Thanks, mums, for listening. To follow us go to: https://www.instagram.com/read_eat_repeat_podcast/ https://www.facebook.com/readeatrepeatpodcast See www.omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
For our 2021 Festival, an all-star line-up of guests came together to deliver a speech on the Festival theme, Within Reach. Speakers celebrated the power of writing to generate empathy, imagination and action. In this special highlight, bestselling author of Boy Swallows Universe and All Our Shimmering Skies Trent Dalton delivers one undeniable truth wrought by the pandemic: that he quite likes to wrap his arms around people. Enjoy this humorous and hopeful homage to the hug. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.