Good Listen

By Daniela Verde

 Source: Media Week

Source: Media Week

Australia has found it’s Serial in podcasts with Hedley Thomas’, The Teacher’s Pet. The series covers the disappearance of Lynette Dawson from the Northern beaches of Sydney in the 1980's. The case has all the elements of Gone Girl but with a disturbing twist. Lynette’s husband, Chris Dawson was in a relationship with his sixteen year old student whilst married to Lynette Dawson which began prior to her disappearance. The series takes on a more personal touch as Thomas interviews Lynette’s friends and family and the outer circle that surrounded her. The podcast series is still ongoing and the Lynette Dawson’s disappearance is still considered a cold case.