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BOTW01Prologue2015011920150120 (R4)Jamie Parker reads Will Boast's extraordinary family story. A moving account of loss, confronting long-held secrets and finding a way of facing the future.
Following the tragic deaths, in quick succession, of his mother, younger brother and father, American author, Will Boast, at the age of twenty-four, finds himself absolutely alone. It's while he's putting his father's papers in order that he discovers a family secret which takes him back to England and compels him to question everything he thought he knew about his parents.
Abridged by Miranda Emmerson
Produced by Gemma Jenkins.
Jamie Parker reads Will Boast's moving account of loss and long-held family secrets.



BOTW02Divorce20150120Jamie Parker continues reading from Will Boast's moving account of loss and coming to terms with the past.
The death of the author's father brings a long-held family secret out into the open.
Abridged by Miranda Emmerson
Produced by Gemma Jenkins.
BOTW03Stranger20150121Jamie Parker continues reading from Will Boast's moving account of loss and coming to terms with the past.
Will is apprehensive about meeting his half-brother for the first time.
Abridged by Miranda Emmerson
Produced by Gemma Jenkins.
BOTW04A Balancing Act20150122Jamie Parker continues reading from Will Boast's moving account of loss and coming to terms with the past.
Will struggles to adapt to his new family circumstances and starts to question his understanding of events.
Abridged by Miranda Emmerson
Produced by Gemma Jenkins.
BOTW05Ambrosia20150123Jamie Parker continues reading from Will Boast's moving account of loss and coming to terms with the past.
A thoughtful gesture breaks down barriers between Will and his new-found family.
Abridged by Miranda Emmerson.
Produced by Gemma Jenkins.

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