Readings To Die For

This is a BBC7 series of unabridged readings of crime novels.

Episodes

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This is a BBC7 series of unabridged readings of crime novels.

Eye Of The Cricket20070115 BT=0930 (BBC7)
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With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past. Episode 9 of 10.

With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past. Episode 8 of 10.

With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past. Episode 7 of 10.

With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past. Episode 6 of 10.

With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past. Episode 5 of 10.

With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past. Episode 4 of 10.

With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past. Episode 2 of 10.

With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past. Episode 10 of 10.

With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large, Lew launches a search taking him deep into his past. Episode 10 of 10.

Ray Shell reads John Sallis' crime novel, featuring detective Lew Griffin on the trail of his missing son. Episode 1 of 10.

Ray Shell reads James Sallis' novel, featuring detective Lew Griffin on the trail of his missing son. Episode 1 of 10.

Ray Shell begins a reading of John Sallis's novel, featuring detective Lew Griffin on the trail of his missing son. Episode 1 of 10.

James Sallis's detective Lew Griffin is a driven man. When his son disappears he has to delve into his own past. Episode 3 of 10.

James Sallis' detective Lew Griffin is a driven man. When his son disappears he has to delve into his own past. Episode 3 of 10.

With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large in New Orleans, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past. Episode 6 of 10.

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With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin in New Orleans, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past. Episode 7 of 10.

With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large in New Orleans, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past. Episode 9 of 10.

With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large in New Orleans, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past. Episode 5 of 10.

With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large in New Orleans, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past. Episode 4 of 10.

With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large in New Orleans, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past. Episode 2 of 10.

With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large in New Orleans, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past. Episode 10 of 10.

Reginald D Hunter begins a reading of John Sallis' crime novel, featuring detective Lew Griffin on the trail of his missing son. Episode 1 of 10.

James Sallis' New Orleans detective Lew Griffin is a driven man. When his son disappears he has to delve into his own past. Episode 8 of 10.

James Sallis' New Orleans detective Lew Griffin is a driven man. When his son disappears he has to delve into his own past. Episode 3 of 10.

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The deeper Inspector Resnick gets involved in the investigation, the more the past gets inextricably linked with the present. Episode 7 of 10.

Resnick lays some memories to rest. Episode 10 of 10.

Philip Jackson reads John Harvey's crime novel. Episode 9 of 10.

Philip Jackson reads John Harvey's crime novel, featuring his well-known creation, Detective Inspector Charlie Resnick. Episode 1 of 10.

Philip Jackson reads John Harvey's crime novel, featuring Detective Inspector Charlie Resnick. Episode 6 of 10.

Philip Jackson reads John Harvey's crime novel, featuring Detective Inspector Charlie Resnick. Episode 1 of 10.

Inspector Resnick fights to track down the men, just as he fights to stem the poignant memories that threaten to overwhelm him. Episode 8 of 10.

A series of violent robberies echoing ten-year-old crimes forces DI Charlie Resnick to confront his painful past. Episode 2 of 10.

A series of increasingly violent robberies, echoing ten-year-old crimes, forces DI Charlie Resnick to confront his painful past. Episode 2 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears resemblance to a spate of similar crimes DI Resnick investigated ten years ago. Episode 5 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears resemblance to a spate of similar crimes DI Resnick investigated ten years ago. Episode 4 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to crimes Inspector Resnick investigated ten years earlier. Episode 9 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to crimes Inspector Resnick investigated ten years earlier. Episode 7 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to crimes Inspector Resnick investigated ten years earlier. Episode 6 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to crimes Inspector Resnick investigated ten years earlier. Episode 10 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to crimes Inspector Resnick investigated ten years ago. Episode 8 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to crimes Inspector Resnick investigated ten years ago. Episode 3 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to a spate of similar crimes DI Resnick investigated ten years ago. Episode 5 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to a spate of similar crimes DI Resnick investigated ten years ago. Episode 4 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to a spate of similar crimes DI Resnick investigated ten years ago. Episode 3 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to a spate of crimes Inspector Resnick investigated ten years earlier. Episode 9 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to a spate of crimes Inspector Resnick investigated ten years earlier. Episode 6 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to a spate of crimes Inspector Resnick investigated ten years earlier. Episode 10 of 10.

Philip Jackson reads John Harvey's crime novel, featuring his well-known creation, Detective Inspector Charlie Resnick. Episode 1 of 10.

A series of increasingly violent robberies, echoing ten-year-old crimes, forces DI Charlie Resnick to confront his painful past. Episode 7 of 10.

A series of increasingly violent robberies, echoing ten-year-old crimes, forces DI Charlie Resnick to confront his painful past. Episode 2 of 10.

A series of increasingly violent robberies echoing ten-year-old crimes forces DI Charlie Resnick to confront his painful past. Episode 2 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears resemblance to a spate of similar crimes DI Resnick investigated ten years ago. Episode 5 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears resemblance to a spate of similar crimes DI Resnick investigated ten years ago. Episode 4 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to crimes Inspector Resnick investigated ten years ago. Episode 8 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to crimes Inspector Resnick investigated ten years ago. Episode 3 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to a spate of similar crimes DI Resnick investigated ten years ago. Episode 8 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to a spate of similar crimes DI Resnick investigated ten years ago. Episode 5 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to a spate of similar crimes DI Resnick investigated ten years ago. Episode 4 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to a spate of similar crimes DI Resnick investigated ten years ago. Episode 3 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to a spate of crimes that Inspector Resnick investigated ten years earlier. Episode 7 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to a spate of crimes Inspector Resnick investigated ten years earlier. Episode 9 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to a spate of crimes Inspector Resnick investigated ten years earlier. Episode 9 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to a spate of crimes Inspector Resnick investigated ten years earlier. Episode 8 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to a spate of crimes Inspector Resnick investigated ten years earlier. Episode 7 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to a spate of crimes Inspector Resnick investigated ten years earlier. Episode 6 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to a spate of crimes Inspector Resnick investigated ten years earlier. Episode 6 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to a spate of crimes Inspector Resnick investigated ten years earlier. Episode 10 of 10.

A series of armed robberies bears an uncanny resemblance to a spate of crimes Inspector Resnick investigated ten years earlier. Episode 10 of 10.

01Eye Of The Cricket20100115 BT=2030 (BBC7)
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The New Orleans detective looks to his past - as he searches for his missing son.

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The New Orleans detective launches a search deep into his past.

The New Orleans detective launches a search deep into his past.

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The detective discovers some of his New Orleans neighbours waiting to meet him.

The detective discovers some of his New Orleans neighbours waiting to meet him.

Ray Shell reads James Sallis's novel.

04Eye Of The Cricket20100120 BT=2030 (BBC7)
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With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large, the detective takes action.

05Eye Of The Cricket20100121 BT=2030 (BBC7)
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The New Orleans detective is on the trail of a missing teenager. Read by Ray Shell.

The New Orleans detective is on the trail of a missing teenager.

Read by Ray Shell.

The New Orleans detective is on the trail of a missing teenager - and an imposter.

Ray Shell reads James Sallis' novel.

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As the New Orleans detective's investigations continue, he reflects on meeting Deborah.

As the New Orleans detective's investigations continue, he reflects on meeting Deborah.

Ray Shell reads James Sallis' novel.

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Hunting a teenager, the New Orleans detective thinks of his own son - and Don's troubled.

Hunting a teenager, the New Orleans detective thinks of his own son - and Don's troubled.

Ray Shell reads James Sallis' novel.

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The detective's cop friend Don faces the appalling news of his son's suicide.

The detective's cop friend Don faces the appalling news of his son's suicide.

Ray Shell reads James Sallis' novel.

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With his life unravelling, the detective leaves home with a cryptic message for Don.

With his life unravelling, the detective leaves home with a cryptic message for Don.

Ray Shell reads James Sallis' novel.

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Adrift in New Orleans in search of his son, the detective meets a stranger.

Ray Shell and Joel Karie read James Sallis' novel.

Adrift in New Orleans in search of his son, the detective meets a stranger.