Curious - True Stories And Loose Connections [book Of The Week]

Episodes

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05Lauren Bacall Stole My Husband's Chip2014061320190517 (BBC7)
20190518 (BBC7)

Rebecca Front's quirky take on all that is remarkable about everyday life.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

01The Tiger Who Came To Tea2014060920190513 (BBC7)
20190514 (BBC7)

A singular tale in which an uninvited guest sets up home in the Front family living room.

Rebecca Front reads from her new book, a collection of anecdotes and yarns exploring all that is remarkable about everyday life.

""Being curious was my starting point, in both the active sense - being interested in people and things; and the passive - being, as we all are, a bit odd.""

To begin with, a singular tale from childhood, where an uninvited guest takes up residence in the Front family living room.

Abridged by Sara Davies

Produced by Gemma Jenkins.

Rebecca Front reads from her collection of anecdotes and yarns exploring all that is remarkable about everyday life.

"Being curious was my starting point, in both the active sense – being interested in people and things; and the passive – being, as we all are, a bit odd."

To begin with, a singular tale from childhood, where an uninvited guest takes up residence in the Front family living room.

Abridged by Sara Davies
Producer: Gemma Jenkins

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2014.

Rebecca Front's quirky take on all that is remarkable about everyday life.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

02Rainy Days And Mondays2014061020190514 (BBC7)
20190515 (BBC7)

An 11-year-old Rebecca decides she must leave school and embarks on an intricate campaign.

Rebecca Front reads from her new book, a collection of anecdotes and yarns exploring all that is remarkable about everyday life.

An eleven-year-old Rebecca decides she has to leave school and embarks on an intricate campaign.

Abridged by Sara Davies

Produced by Gemma Jenkins.

An 11-year-old Rebecca decides she has to leave school and embarks on an intricate campaign.

Rebecca Front reads from her collection of anecdotes and yarns exploring all that is remarkable about everyday life.

Abridged by Sara Davies
Producer: Gemma Jenkins

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2014.

Rebecca Front's quirky take on all that is remarkable about everyday life.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

03Slumming It2014061120190515 (BBC7)
20190516 (BBC7)

The thrill of moving into student digs is short-lived but then there's a knock at the door

Rebecca Front reads from her new book, a collection of anecdotes and yarns exploring all that is remarkable about everyday life.

The thrill of moving into student digs is short-lived but then there's a late night knock at the door.

Abridged by Sara Davies

Produced by Gemma Jenkins

The thrill of moving into student digs is short-lived but then there's a late night knock at the door.

Rebecca Front reads from her collection of anecdotes and yarns exploring all that is remarkable about everyday life.

Abridged by Sara Davies
Producer: Gemma Jenkins

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2014.

Rebecca Front's quirky take on all that is remarkable about everyday life.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

04Normal2014061220190516 (BBC7)
20190517 (BBC7)

A celebration of idiosyncrasy, where nothing is odd about taking a pet rabbit for a walk.

Rebecca Front reads from her new book, a collection of anecdotes and yarns exploring all that is remarkable about everyday life.

A celebration of idiosyncrasy where there's nothing odd about taking a pet rabbit for a walk on a lead.

Abridged by Sara Davies

Produced by Gemma Jenkins.

A celebration of idiosyncrasy where there's nothing odd about taking a pet rabbit for a walk on a lead.

Rebecca Front reads from her collection of anecdotes and yarns exploring all that's remarkable about everyday life.

Abridged by Sara Davies
Producer: Gemma Jenkins

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2014.

Rebecca Front's quirky take on all that is remarkable about everyday life.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

05 LASTLauren Bacall Stole My Husband's Chip20140613

A tantalising glimpse into the strange world of celebrity, where normal rules do not apply

Rebecca Front reads from her new book, a collection of anecdotes and yarns exploring all that is remarkable about everyday life.

A tantalising glimpse into the strange world of celebrity, where normal rules no longer apply.

Abridged by Sara Davies

Produced by Gemma Jenkins.