The coming week’s bookish radio delights to listen out for include:
Sunday 22 April
4/5. Anne has a very bad hair day – and resolves never to be romantic again.
2/4. Tom and Hatty become friends in the night-time world, but there’s trouble ahead.
Monday 23 April
One million books given away for free – how did it affect those involved?
Tuesday 24 April
What’s it like to lose the language spoken by your parents? Michael Rosen finds out.
Wednesday 25 April
1/3. Moving Northwards: A rich London merchant’s son is banished to his family seat in the north.
8/30. Michael Morpurgo explores education’s expansion for boys in the 17th century.
Thursday 26 April
2/3. Over the Border: There’s trouble afoot when Francis quarrels with Rashleigh and heads to Glasgow.
Friday 27 April
3/3. Helen McGregor: Francis and Jarvie reach the Highland Line, heading for McGregor country.