The Short Hello

Five short stories from Susie Maguire's collection.


AR01Tangerines For Christmas20001127

December in North Africa is less exotic than it sounds - especially for two sisters recovering from food poisoning and much in need of a decent cup of tea.

Read by Emma Currie

AR02A Night In2000112820010805

An encounter with a noisy group of women in a bar convinces James that sexism really does work both ways.

Read by Alexander Morton

AR03The Tale Of The Cat Burglar2000112920010812

read by Carol Ann Crawford


A young woman visits her dying father in hospital, and reflects on the changing nature of their relationship.

Read by Susie Maguire

AR05 LASTA Brown Study2000120120010826

A fictional episode in the real life of Scottish comedian Arnold Brown.

Read by Crawford Logan