Burning Bright

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20071126

Burning Bright

Tracy Chevalier's novel, abridged in 10 parts by Jane Greenwood, is set in London in 1792.

1/10.

The Kellaway family, having arrived from Dorset to make a new life in Lambeth, find themselves living next door to the unconventional poet William Blake.

Read by Jenny Coverack

20071126

Burning Bright

Tracy Chevalier's novel, abridged in 10 parts by Jane Greenwood, is set in London in 1792.

1/10.

The Kellaway family, having arrived from Dorset to make a new life in Lambeth, find themselves living next door to the unconventional poet William Blake.

Read by Jenny Coverack

20071128

Burning Bright

Tracy Chevalier's novel, abridged in 10 parts by Jane Greenwood, is set in London in 1792.

3/10.

Jem and Maggie engineer a visit to the Blakes, where they are fascinated to find a full-size printing press on which the poet produces his own books.

Read by Jenny Coverack

20071128

Burning Bright

Tracy Chevalier's novel, abridged in 10 parts by Jane Greenwood, is set in London in 1792.

3/10.

Jem and Maggie engineer a visit to the Blakes, where they are fascinated to find a full-size printing press on which the poet produces his own books.

Read by Jenny Coverack

20071130

Burning Bright

Tracy Chevalier's novel, abridged in 10 parts by Jane Greenwood, is set in London in 1792.

5/10.

After the funeral, the night closes in.

Jem, Maggie and Maisie find themselves wet, lost and frightened in a maze of unfamiliar streets.

Read by Jenny Coverack

20071130

Burning Bright

Tracy Chevalier's novel, abridged in 10 parts by Jane Greenwood, is set in London in 1792.

5/10.

After the funeral, the night closes in.

Jem, Maggie and Maisie find themselves wet, lost and frightened in a maze of unfamiliar streets.

Read by Jenny Coverack

20071205

Burning Bright

Tracy Chevalier's novel, abridged in 10 parts by Jane Greenwood, is set in London in 1792.

8/10.

When Lambeth holds a public meeting to demonstrate loyalty to King and Country, Maggie and Jem join forces to warn Mr Blake that he is to be targeted as a revolutionary.

Read by Jenny Coverack

20071205

Burning Bright

Tracy Chevalier's novel, abridged in 10 parts by Jane Greenwood, is set in London in 1792.

8/10.

When Lambeth holds a public meeting to demonstrate loyalty to King and Country, Maggie and Jem join forces to warn Mr Blake that he is to be targeted as a revolutionary.

Read by Jenny Coverack

20071206

Burning Bright

Tracy Chevalier's novel, abridged in 10 parts by Jane Greenwood, is set in London in 1792.

9/10.

Maggie confesses her guilty secret to Jem.

Despite their growing closeness, when the Kellaways decide to return to Dorset he goes with them.

Read by Jenny Coverack

20071206

Burning Bright

Tracy Chevalier's novel, abridged in 10 parts by Jane Greenwood, is set in London in 1792.

9/10.

Maggie confesses her guilty secret to Jem.

Despite their growing closeness, when the Kellaways decide to return to Dorset he goes with them.

Read by Jenny Coverack

20071207

Burning Bright

Tracy Chevalier's novel, abridged in 10 parts by Jane Greenwood, is set in London in 1792.

10/10.

Maggie discovers that the pregnant Maisie has stayed behind and is being cared for by the Blakes.

She takes charge of the situation and soon both girls are on the road to Dorset.

Read by Jenny Coverack

20071207

Burning Bright

Tracy Chevalier's novel, abridged in 10 parts by Jane Greenwood, is set in London in 1792.

10/10.

Maggie discovers that the pregnant Maisie has stayed behind and is being cared for by the Blakes.

She takes charge of the situation and soon both girls are on the road to Dorset.

Read by Jenny Coverack

0220071127

Jem and Maisie Kellaway and their new friend Maggie cross Westminster bridge to see the sights of London.

They have two strange encounters with their new neighbour William Blake

0220071127

Jem and Maisie Kellaway and their new friend Maggie cross Westminster bridge to see the sights of London.

They have two strange encounters with their new neighbour William Blake

0420071129

When William Blake's mother dies, the children decide it would be a great adventure to follow the funeral party to Bunhill Fields burial ground.

0420071129

When William Blake's mother dies, the children decide it would be a great adventure to follow the funeral party to Bunhill Fields burial ground.

0620071203

Maisie has taken a shine to John Astley, the local circus owner's son.

A chance encounter leads the innocent girl into danger.

Read by Jenny Coverack

0620071203

Maisie has taken a shine to John Astley, the local circus owner's son.

A chance encounter leads the innocent girl into danger.

Read by Jenny Coverack

0720071204

Maisie has been seduced by John Astley but Maggie enlists the help of the Blakes to save her from utter ruin.

Read by Jenny Coverack

0720071204

Maisie has been seduced by John Astley but Maggie enlists the help of the Blakes to save her from utter ruin.

Read by Jenny Coverack