BBC National Short Story Award 2016 [BBC National Short Story Award]

Episodes

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Disappearances20160923

By KJ Orr. Reinvention and disguise offer a retired professional another way to be.

Stories shortlisted for the National Short Story Award

Garments20160920

By Tahmima Anam. An impoverished woman pays a high price for seeking a better life.

Stories shortlisted for the National Short Story Award

In a Right State20160919

By Hilary Mantel. Comic tale full of unlikely memories, lost lives and the odd bad joke.

Stories shortlisted for the National Short Story Award

Morning, Noon and Night20160921

By Claire-Louise Bennett. The rhythms of the everyday lead a young woman to sanctuary.

Stories shortlisted for the National Short Story Award

The Darkest Place in England20160922

By Lavinia Greenlaw. A teenage girl on a deep dark moor is drawn into a different darkness

Stories shortlisted for the National Short Story Award