BBC National Short Story Award 2009

Episodes

EpisodeTitleRepeatedComments
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.

1Other People's Gods by Naomi Alderman20111003 (BBC7)

A surprise purchase by pillar of the community Mr Bloom causes consternation in Hendon. Read by Miriam Margolyes.

. A surprise purchase by pillar of the community Mr Bloom causes consternation in Hendon.

02BBC National Short Story Award20091201 (BBC7)
20150908 (BBC7)

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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."

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."

02BBC National Short Story Award20091201 (BBC7)
20150909 (BBC7)

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

02BBC National Short Story Award

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.

3Exchange Rates by Lionel Shriver20111004 (BBC7)

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Hapless 43 year old Elliott learns the true cost of his father's love, after the retired professor visits. Read by Jason Isaacs.

. Elliott learns the true cost of his father's love when the retired professor visits.

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3Hitting Trees with Sticks by Jane Rogers20111005 (BBC7)

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Celia reflects on her life and love of nature, but is her faltering memory too much like her mother's? Read by Julia McKenzie.

. Celia reflects on her life, but is her faltering memory too much like her mother's?

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4Moss 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.

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.

5 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.

. A powerful and moving story about love and letting go.