Playing by the book

Reviews of kids' books and the crazy, fun stuff they inspire us to do

Kidlit radio #27

The coming week’s bookish radio delights to listen out for include: Sunday 5 August 09:00 – 10:00 Radio 4 Extra Around the World in Eighty Days An Over-Hurried Departure 1/4 Eccentric gentleman Phileas Fogg’s new valet Passepartout is hoping for a quiet life. Monday 6 August 16:00 – 17:00 Radio 4 Extra The 4 O’Clock […]

Kidlit radio #26

The coming week’s bookish radio delights to listen out for include: Sunday 29 July 09:00 – 10:00 and 16:30-17:30 Radio 4 Extra Roald Dahl – Matilda 2/2 The pint-size genius with awesome powers battles to save her school and teacher. 15:00 Radio 4 Classic Serial – The Chrysalids 1/2. John Wyndham’s post-apocalyptic science fiction classic […]

Kidlit radio #25

The coming week’s bookish radio delights to listen out for include: Sunday 22 July 09:00 – 10:00 and 16:30-17:30 Radio 4 Extra Roald Dahl – Matilda 1/2 The story of a pint-size genius with special powers – and she’s only five. Narrated by Lenny Henry, stars Nichola McAuliffe. 10:00 – 10:45 Radio 4 Extra Desert […]

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