Epilogue - A Memoir

Episodes

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01Prologue2015011920191007 (BBC7)
20191008 (BBC7)

Jamie Parker reads Will Boast's extraordinary family story. A moving account of loss, confronting long-held secrets and finding a way of facing the future.

Following the tragic deaths, in quick succession, of his mother, younger brother and father, American author, Will Boast, at the age of twenty-four, finds himself absolutely alone. It's while he's putting his father's papers in order that he discovers a family secret which takes him back to England and compels him to question everything he thought he knew about his parents.

Read by Jamie Parker
Abridged by Miranda Emmerson
Produced by Gemma Jenkins

First heard on BBC Radio 4 in January 2015.

Jamie Parker reads Will Boast's moving account of loss and long-held family secrets.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

Following the tragic deaths, in quick succession, of his mother, younger brother and father, American author, Will Boast, at the age of 24, finds himself absolutely alone. It's while he's putting his father's papers in order that he discovers a family secret which takes him back to England and compels him to question everything he thought he knew about his parents.

Read by Jamie Parker
Abridged by Miranda Emmerson
Producer: Gemma Jenkins

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in January 2015.

02Divorce2015012020191009 (BBC7)
20191008 (BBC7)

Jamie Parker reads Will Boast's moving account of loss and coming to terms with the past

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

Jamie Parker continues reading from Will Boast's moving account of loss and coming to terms with the past.

The death of the author's father brings a long-held family secret out into the open.

Read by Jamie Parker
Abridged by Miranda Emmerson
Produced by Gemma Jenkins

First heard on BBC Radio 4 in January 2015.

03Stranger2015012120191010 (BBC7)
20191009 (BBC7)

Jamie Parker reads Will Boast's moving account of loss and coming to terms with the past

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

Jamie Parker continues reading from Will Boast's moving account of loss and coming to terms with the past.

Will is apprehensive about meeting his half-brother for the first time.

Read by Jamie Parker
Abridged by Miranda Emmerson
Produced by Gemma Jenkins

First heard on BBC Radio 4 in January 2015.

04A Balancing Act2015012220191010 (BBC7)
20191011 (BBC7)

Jamie Parker continues reading from Will Boast's moving account of loss and coming to terms with the past.

Will struggles to adapt to his new family circumstances and starts to question his understanding of events.

Read by Jamie Parker
Abridged by Miranda Emmerson
Produced by Gemma Jenkins

First heard on BBC Radio 4 in January 2015

Jamie Parker reads Will Boast's moving account of loss and coming to terms with the past.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

Abridged by Miranda Emmerson

Producer: Gemma Jenkins

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in January 2015

05Ambrosia2015012320191011 (BBC7)
20191012 (BBC7)

Jamie Parker reads Will Boast's moving account of loss and coming to terms with the past.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

Jamie Parker continues reading from Will Boast's moving account of loss and coming to terms with the past.

A thoughtful gesture breaks down barriers between Will and his new-found family.

Read by Jamie Parker
Abridged by Miranda Emmerson
Produced by Gemma Jenkins

First heard on BBC Radio 4 in January 2015.