BBC National Short Story Award 2009

Episodes

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02Bbc National Short Story Award20091201 (BBC7)
20150908 (BBC7)
20150909 (BBC7)

By Kate Clanchy. A powerful and moving story about love and letting go.

By Kate Clanchy. Penelope Wilton reads the second of five shortlisted stories for the annual prize, chosen from over 680 entries from published writers.

Written by an exciting mix of well known and newer writers, the stories range from the contemporary to the fantastical, and from the funny to the intensely moving. They reflect the very best in short story writing in Britain today, and are read by some of the nation's best-known actors.

04Moss Witch By Sara Maitland20111006 (BBC7)

An ancient tract of Scottish woodland holds more than a few surprises for a passionate young bryologist.

Read by Hannah Gordon.

An ancient tract of Scottish woodland holds a few surprises for a young bryologist.

05 LASTThe Not-dead And The Saved By Kate Clanchy20111007 (BBC7)

A powerful and moving story about love and letting go.

The award winning story read by Penelope Wilton.