The coming week’s bookish radio delights to listen out for include:
Sunday 12 February
Beginning of the Armadillos. Published in 1902, the fantastical tale of a hedgehog and tortoise is read by David Davis.
The Elephant’s Child. First published in 1902, the fantastical tale of a very curious animal.
2/5. Will orphaned Mary ever find her way into the locked garden? With Harriet Walter.
Wednesday 15 February
Dizzee Rascal spills the secret behind his music, and Lauren Child offers writing tips.
Thursday 16 February
Mark Lester on making the original Oliver Twist film plus writing tips from Charlie Higson
Friday 17 February
Author Andy Stanton’s writing tips, Ab Fab with Jennifer Saunders, and more hidden London.