Female Company

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A week of contemporary women's writing.

1: `Female Company' by Diana Hendry, read by Lisa Coleman.

A young woman's first excursion out of the house in two years is a journey which could lead her in one of two directions, with enormous consequences for her and those around her.

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A week of contemporary women's writing.

2: `The Food of Love' by Gillian Tindall, read by Elizabeth Bell.

An elderly widow's nights are filled with glorious dreams of cooking and food as a refuge from the bleakness of her days, empty after her husband's death.

Then one day she understands that she needs to lay his ghost to rest.

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A week of contemporary women's writing.

3: `Matilda and One of the Twelve Dancing Princes' by Chrissie Gittings.

A romantic island, leafy avenues of diamond, silver and gold, the strains of Nat King Cole and Perry Como - could any princess ask for more?

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A week of contemporary women's writing.

4: `Learning the Ropes' by Rachel Bentham, read by Michael Wilson.

When his mum's boyfriend became ill, young Sam's world changed.

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A week of contemporary women's writing.

5: `Unholy Joy' by Julia Stoneham.

`It was not until sometime afterwards that Jake fully understood how much he hated the Master...'.

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`Female Company' by Diana Hendry, read by Lisa Coleman.

The story of a young woman whose first excursion out of the house for two years is a journey which could lead in one of two directions, with enormous consequences for her and those around her.

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`Female Company' by Diana Hendry, read by Lisa Coleman.

The story of a young woman whose first excursion out of the house for two years is a journey which could lead in one of two directions, with enormous consequences for her and those around her.

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`Learning the Ropes' by Rachel Bentham, read by Michael Wilson.

Young Sam's world changes when his mum's boyfriend becomes ill.

It is difficult to realise that grown-ups get scared, especially when you have some important hurdles to get over yourself.

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`The Food of Love' by Gillian Tindall, read by Elizabeth Bell.

An elderly widow's nights are filled with glorious dreams of food and cooking as a refuge from the bleakness of her days, empty after her husband's death.

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`Matilda and One of the 12 Dancing Princes' by Chrissie Gittings, read by Anne Reid.

A romantic island, leafy avenues of diamond, silver and gold, the strains of Nat King Cole and Perry Como - could a princess ask for more?

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`Unholy Joy' by Julia Stoneham, read by Bill Wallis