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  1. Cheri

    Colette's tale of an affair between a courtesan and a younger man, set in Paris before WW1

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  2. Bollywood Jane

    Amanda Whittington's story of a young woman who discovers the magic of Indian cinema

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  3. Ladies of Letters Go Green

    Comedy by Lou Wakefield and Carole Hayman. Irene and Vera turn their hand to green matters

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  4. Writing the Century

    Vanessa Rosenthal explores the 20th century through real correspondence

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  5. Black Narcissus

    Rumer Godden's tale of a group of nuns who establish a remote mission in the Himalayas

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  6. Faust

    Martin Jenkins's reworking of the fable about a man who sells his soul to the devil

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  7. The Kiss

    Short stories by Katie Hims with an osculatory theme

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  8. Daunt and Dervish

    Another adventure for Guy Meredith's female private eyes, set in 1953

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  9. The Interpreter II

    Series of stories about a freelance translator, written by Anjum Malik

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  10. A Concise Chinese-English Dictionary for Lovers

    Xiaolu Guo's romantic comedy about two lovers who don't speak each other's language

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  11. We Need to Talk about Kevin

    Anita Sullivan's adaptation of Lionel Shriver's novel of family tragedy and its aftermath

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  12. And Is There Honey Still For Tea?

    Vanessa Rosenthal explores the 20th century through real correspondence

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  13. M R James at Christmas

    Derek Jacobi as the voice of M R James introduces classic ghost stories

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  14. Flesh

    Tilly Black's darkly funny tale of a journalist writing about cosmetic surgery

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  15. Dombey and Son

    Mike Walker's adaptation of Charles Dickens's classic tale of family relationships

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  16. How I Live Now

    Meg Rosoff's story of teenage love set in the near future, adapted by Elizabeth Burke

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  17. A Pin to See the Peep Show

    F Tennyson Jesse's novel, inspired by a highly controversial murder trial of the 1920s

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  18. Island Blue

    Gerda Stevenson's tale of relationships and deception, set on a remote Scottish island

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  19. The Tenderness of Wolves

    Chris Dolan's dramatisation of Stef Penney's tale of love and mystery set in 1860s Canada

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  20. Mr Moonlight

    Robert Forrest's tale of a day in the life of a man affected by the death of John Lennon

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  21. Whose Sari Now

    Rani Moorthy's tale of human relationships, set in a sari shop

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  22. A Short History of Longing

    Shelagh Stephenson's comic study of loneliness through the authors of personal ads

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  23. The Draw

    Brian B Thompson's cautionary tale about the perils of online gambling

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  24. A Nightingale Sang in Fernhurst Road

    Christopher Matthew's gently comic tale of life in postwar suburban Surrey

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  25. The Lover

    Linda Marshall Griffiths's dramatisation of Marguerite Duras's novel set in 1930s Vietnam

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  26. Ladies of Letters Say No

    By Lou Wakefield and Carole Hayman, featuring comic heroines Irene and Vera

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  27. The Crowded Street

    Diana Griffiths's dramatisation of Winifred Holtby's tale

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  28. Vikas Swarup - Q & A

    An Indian street kid wins a place on a TV quiz. Novel that inspired Slumdog Millionaire.

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  29. 43 Years in the Third Form

    A celebration of the great girls' comics from the 50s to the 80s, by Jane Purcell

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  30. My Place

    A woman searches for her family's Aboriginal heritage in Australia. By Sally Morgan

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