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Guardian short stories podcast

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Subscribe free to our podcast, presented by the editor of the Guardian's Saturday Review section, Lisa Allardice. Each programme features an interview with a leading author and a reading of the author's favourite short story by another writer.

Subscribe free to our podcast, presented by the editor of the Guardian's Saturday Review section, Lisa Allardice. Each programme features an interview with a leading author and a reading of the author's favourite short story by another writer.
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United Kingdom

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The Guardian

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Subscribe free to our podcast, presented by the editor of the Guardian's Saturday Review section, Lisa Allardice. Each programme features an interview with a leading author and a reading of the author's favourite short story by another writer.

Language:

English


Episodes

Jonathan Safran Foer on Aleksandar Hemon's The Bees, Part 1 – short story podcast

1/9/2018
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Jonathan Safran Foer explains why he loves this tale about the Bosnian author’s father, which is then read by Chris Moran

Duration:00:46:17

David Mitchell on The Monkey's Paw by WW Jacobs – short story podcast

1/5/2018
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Cloud Atlas author David Mitchell introduces one of the great, early 20th century horror stories: WW Jacobs’s spine-tingling The Monkey’s Paw

Duration:00:30:53

Stephen Fry on Saki's Sredni Vashta - short story podcast

1/2/2018
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A small boy’s rebellion takes a sinister turn in Saki’s classic tale

Duration:00:16:04

Neil Gaiman on Rudyard Kipling's The Gardener – short story podcast

12/29/2017
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In this instalment of our seasonal short story special, we have Neil Gaiman share why he loves Kipling’s melancholy story, which is then read by actor Marion Bailey

Duration:00:32:57

Penelope Lively on MR James's Oh Whistle and I'll Come to you, my lad - short story podcast

12/26/2017
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You’ll never sleep in a twin bedroom again after hearing this classic Edwardian ghost story, selected by Penelope Lively read by Simon Callow

Duration:00:50:51

Short stories podcast: Coming soon

12/3/2015
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Lisa Allardice introduces the Guardian's forthcoming series of short stories podcasts

Short stories podcast: Coming soon

11/26/2010
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Lisa Allardice introduces the Guardian's forthcoming series of short stories podcastsLisa AllardicePascal Wyse

Duration:00:00:51

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