The Reading Group Stories

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

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20080324

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

1/5. Ten Years Old

Written and read by Helen Cross.

A young girl is bewildered when her home is flooded.

20080325

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.

20080326

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

3/5. The Philosopher

Written and read by Will Buckingham.

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

20080327

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

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

Written and read by Lindsey Davies.

A period tale about a local forger.

20080328

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.

AR01* Ten Years Old20080324

Written and read by Helen Cross.

A young girl is bewildered when her home is flooded.

AR02* The Card Shop20080325

Written and read by Nicola Monaghan.

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

AR03* The Philosopher20080326

Written and read by Will Buckingham.

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

AR04* Twice Tried, Twice Hung, Twice Buried20080327

Written and read by Lindsey Davies.

A period tale about a local forger.

AR05 LAST* Catherine20080328

Written and read by Mil Millington.

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