English novelist A.N. Wilson is the latest writer to be captivated by Captain James Cook’s incredible voyages in the Pacific. His vivid new novel is titled Resolution: A Novel of Captain Cook's Adventures of Discovery to Australia, New Zealand and Hawaii, Through the Eyes of George Forster, the Botanist on Board His Ship. Join A.N. Wilson for a salty discussion with Nicole Abadee about this richly evoked novel. It describes extraordinary events by brilliantly drawing together a remarkable cast of characters to explore the notions of human endeavour, ingenuity and valour.
Nicole Abadee (Australian)
Nicole Abadee writes about books for Good Weekend and Australian Book Review and appears regularly as a moderator at writers’ festivals and other literary events. Nicole has a books podcast, Books, Books, Books in which she talks to international and Australian writers about their latest books, and is also a judge for the 2021 NSW Premier’s Literary Awards, for the Christina Stead Prize for Fiction.