The Reading Group Stories

Stories commissioned by readers' groups in the West Midlands, recorded at the Birmingham Book Festival.

Episodes

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AR01Ten Years Old20080324Written and read by Helen Cross.

A young girl is bewildered when her home is flooded.

1/5. Ten Years Old

AR02The Card Shop20080325Written and read by Nicola Monaghan.

An elderly man is surprised to find that he has something in common with a young card collector.

Stories commissioned by readers' groups in the West Midlands, recorded at the Birmingham Book Festival.

2/5. The Card Shop

Written and read by Nicola Monaghan.

An elderly man is surprised to find that he has something in common with a young card collector.

AR03The Philosopher20080326Written and read by Will Buckingham.

A stressed office worker pops out for his lunch break and meets a man who changes his life.

Stories commissioned by readers' groups in the West Midlands, recorded at the Birmingham Book Festival.

3/5. The Philosopher

AR04Twice Tried, Twice Hung, Twice Buried20080327Written and read by Lindsey Davies.

A period tale about a local forger.

Stories commissioned by readers' groups in the West Midlands, recorded at the Birmingham Book Festival.

4/5. Twice Tried, Twice Hung, Twice Buried

AR05 LASTCatherine20080328Written and read by Mil Millington.

A comic tale about the desire for sleep which affects all new parents.

Stories commissioned by readers' groups in the West Midlands, recorded at the Birmingham Book Festival.

5/5. Catherine

Written and read by Mil Millington.

A comic tale about the desire for sleep which affects all new parents.