Blood, Sweat And Tears

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01The Blood-spotted Tissue20150424

Scottish author Denise Mina writes the first episode in a new series of specially commissioned short stories by three of Britain's top crime writers. "A Blood Spotted Tissue" is a murder-mystery about a student found to have 'flesh in her drains'.

These stories were recorded in front of an audience in the MCT theatre, Alleyn's School, Dulwich and were and introduced by Mark Billingham.

Read by Sharon Small

Producer: Celia de Wolff

A Pier production for BBC Radio 4.

01The Blood-spotted Tissue20150424

01The Blood-spotted Tissue20150424
01The Blood-spotted Tissue20150424

Scottish author Denise Mina writes the first episode in a new series of specially commissioned short stories by three of Britain's top crime writers. "A Blood Spotted Tissue" is a murder-mystery about a student found to have 'flesh in her drains'.

These stories were recorded in front of an audience in the MCT theatre, Alleyn's School, Dulwich and were and introduced by Mark Billingham.

Read by Sharon Small

Producer: Celia de Wolff

A Pier production for BBC Radio 4.

01The Blood-spotted Tissue20150424

01The Blood-spotted Tissue20150424
02Like A Glass Jaw20150501

Mark Billingham writes the second episode in a new series of specially commissioned short stories by three of Britain's top crime writers. 'Like A Glass Jaw' is the story of an ex-boxer who finds himself caught up in an emotional situation that leads to him realise old habits die hard.

Mark is best known for his series of novels featuring Detective Tom Thorne, as well as being an accomplished actor and stand up comedian.

These stories were recorded in front of an audience in the MCT theatre, Alleyn's School, Dulwich.

Read by Robert Glenister

Producer: Celia de Wolff

A Pier production for BBC Radio 4.

02Like A Glass Jaw20150501

Mark Billingham writes the second episode in a new series of specially commissioned short stories by three of Britain's top crime writers. 'Like A Glass Jaw' is the story of an ex-boxer who finds himself caught up in an emotional situation that leads to him realise old habits die hard.

Mark is best known for his series of novels featuring Detective Tom Thorne, as well as being an accomplished actor and stand up comedian.

These stories were recorded in front of an audience in the MCT theatre, Alleyn's School, Dulwich.

Read by Robert Glenister

Producer: Celia de Wolff

A Pier production for BBC Radio 4.

03The Hollow King20150508

John Connolly, best known for his series of novels starring Charlie Parker, writes the final episode in a new series of specially commissioned short stories by three of Britain's top crime writers. 'The Hollow King' is a dark and gruesome fantasy tale about a childless King and Queen who possibly love each other too much.

These stories were recorded in front of an audience in the MCT theatre, Alleyns School, Dulwich - and introduced by Mark Billingham.

Read by Pennie Downie.

Producer: Celia de Wolff

A Pier production for BBC Radio.

03The Hollow King20150508

John Connolly, best known for his series of novels starring Charlie Parker, writes the final episode in a new series of specially commissioned short stories by three of Britain's top crime writers. 'The Hollow King' is a dark and gruesome fantasy tale about a childless King and Queen who possibly love each other too much.

These stories were recorded in front of an audience in the MCT theatre, Alleyns School, Dulwich - and introduced by Mark Billingham.

Read by Pennie Downie.

Producer: Celia de Wolff

A Pier production for BBC Radio.