Episode image is a detail from the cover of Not After Midnight by Daphne Du Maurier, published in 1981 in Penguin Books; cover illustration by Dave and Sue Holmes.

Episode image is a detail from the cover of Not After Midnight by Daphne Du Maurier, published in 1981 in Penguin Books; cover illustration by Dave and Sue Holmes.

Joining Charles Adrian for the thirty-first Second-Hand Book Factory is part-time artist Henry Blackshaw. This is a mellow half hour of gentle tunes and short literature in which Henry and Charles Adrian look at links between fairy tales and real life and Henry brings a book by one of the teenage Charles Adrian’s favourite authors. Get ready to feel your spine tingle.

You can find out more about the Guild of Silk Painters here.

Another book by Jeanette Winterson, Written On The Body, is discussed in Page One 111.

Another book by Daphne Du Maurier, Jamaica Inn, is discussed in Page One 24.

This episode was recorded in Acton for London Fields Radio, which you can find out more about here.

You can listen to this episode on Mixcloud here.

Episode released: 22nd July, 2013.

Book listing:

Hansel And Gretel by The Brothers Grimm

Sexing The Cherry by Jeanette Winterson

Not After Midnight by Daphne Du Maurier

Links:

Guild of Silk Painters

Page One 111

Page One 24

Page One 45 on Mixcloud

London Fields Radio

Henry Blackshaw

Charles Adrian