Think of all those old books you find in other people’s houses or on second-hand book stalls. There must be thousands, perhaps millions of books that have been read and then put away or sold on. Each book contains its own world of characters and situations and there is not enough time in the world for one person to read all of them. There might, however, be enough time for somebody to read just the first page…
This episode was recorded at the Wilton Way Café for London Fields Radio, which you can find out more about here.
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Episode released: March, 2012.
The Hosts Of Rebecca by Alexander Cordell
Microbes and Man by John Postgate
Snowflake by Paul Gallico
Introduction to The Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories by Robert Aickman
The Travelling Grave by L.P. Hartley