Nov 1, 2018
Caroline Hulse is the author of The Adults, a really enjoyable novel about what happens when two exes go on holiday together, with their new partners and the daughter who links them. What could possibly go wrong? She talks to Claire about her love of board games, how being a writer has changed her relationship with books, why she chose to start her novel with the revelation that someone gets shot with an arrow at the end, and more.
Books Mentioned on the Podcast:
The Adults, by Caroline Hulse
For Richer, For Poorer: A Love Affair with Poker, by Victoria Coren
Little Fires Everywhere, by Celeste Ng
Anatomy of a Scandal, by Sarah Vaughan
Standard Deviation, by Katherine Heiney
Degrees of Guilt, by HS Chandler
Unscripted, by Claire Handscombe
It's All a Game: A Short History of Board Games, by Tristan Donovan
Truth, Love & Clean Cutlery: A Guide to the truly good restaurants and food experiences of the United Kingdom, by Giles Coren and Jules Mercer
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