Roger McGough presents a request edition on stage at the Birmingham Literature Festival.
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2/3 By Emma Darwin. Twelve-year-old Tom hears the mother he left calling to him in the night.
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1/5 The life and career of the publicity-shy, Nobel Prize-winning author.
1/10 James goes up to Oxford, but finds its beauty only skin-deep.
6/10 On a rare night out in a pub, Nora finds herself alone in a crowd.
James Bolam reads Jack and the Flum Flum Tree, by Julia Donaldson and David Roberts.
1/3 The tale of a tender moment among the spring flowers for Pacey and her young charge.
1/3 By Patrick Neate. A writer tries to prove to his wife that his creativity knows no bounds.
The forest animals are enjoying a peaceful day until something big comes along.
2/3 In Paloma Vidal's short story, a film-maker returns to her past to research a new project.