Monday to Friday, 9am - Midday

9:10am Justin Cronin

American english professor who has written The Passage, the first volume of a planned trilogy which offers a modern and macabre take on the vampire myth - one of the most talked about books of the year

9.35am Mark Broatch

Books editor at the Sunday Star-Times and author of 'In a Word' about the words that stood out in 2010

10:10 Richard Wolfe

Author and former curator of display at Auckland Museum on the history of kiwi innovation

10.35 Grant Ryan

designed and constructed in Christchurch, the YikeBike is the worlds smallest, lightest electric folding bicycle

10:50 Kristy Cameron

Author of The Kiwi Back Companion

11:20 Graham Reid

Musical selections for the summer season... The Beatles.

11:30 Rachel Antony

So the weather's been pretty bad across the ditch, but the Aussie cricketers may be in worse shape...

11:45 John Bishop

it does look like the Ashes Cricket series isn't going Australia's way...

11:50 Kiwis on Duty

Major Malcolm Ayers is currently stationed in Sudan


Dusty Springfield - Tupelo Honey Florence and the Machine - Between Two Lungs Century Sky - Emma Paki Come back - Garageland Eight Days a Week - The Beatles Vampire Weekend - Holiday