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Following Up A Bestseller
Richard Fidler and Rick Morton in conversation with Sunil Badami
With the weight of expectation, how do you write the follow-up to a bestseller? No pressure!
Presented by the ACT Government @ the Canberra Theatre Centre
Richard Fidler is the author of the bestselling book Ghost Empire and co-writer with Kári Gíslason of the bestselling Saga Land, which was awarded the 2018 Indie Non-Fiction Book of the Year. Richard is best known as the presenter of Conversations on ABC Radio, the most popular podcast in Australia. In another life Richard was a member of Australian comedy trio The Doug Anthony Allstars. His new book The Golden Maze is a biography of Prague.
Rick Morton is the senior reporter with The Saturday Paper and the author of the bestselling memoir One Hundred Years of Dirt. He is the recipient of the 2017 Kennedy Award for Outstanding Columnist, and his book was shortlisted for the National Biography Award 2019 as well as being Highly Commended in the Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards and longlisted for the 2018 Walkley Book of the Year. His new book will be published by HarperCollins in early 2021.