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Episode 8

In Ian McEwan's new novel, public life in the 1980's is unstable. Charlie and Miranda share a romantic moment before a difficult visit to Peter Gorringe's house near Salisbury.

Ian McEwan's new novel reimagines life and times in the 1980s, and is abridged in ten episodes by Penny Leicester.

Charlie, Miranda and the synthetic human Adam are in Salibury to visit Miranda's father. A romantic interlude is enjoyed, before more revelations about the boy Mark, and after that a difficult visit to Peter Gorringe's house nearby.

Reader Anton Lesser

Producer Duncan Minshull

14 minutes

Last on

Wed 8 May 2019 22:45

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