Goodnight Mister Tom

Michelle Magorian's tale of war, evacuation and grief. Read by David Brierley.

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0120061016 (BBC7)
20061017 (BBC7)
20070827 (BBC7)
20080331 (BBC7)
20121210 (BBC7)

A young evacuee arrives to stay with gruff but kindly Tom Oakley. Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley.

A young evacuee arrives to stay with gruff but kindly Tom Oakley, in Michelle Magorian's wartime tale.

0220061017 (BBC7)
20061018 (BBC7)
20070828 (BBC7)
20080401 (BBC7)
20121211 (BBC7)

A disturbing letter from the young evacuee's mother causes concern. Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley.

A young evacuee has arrived to stay with gruff but kindly Tom Oakley in Michelle Magorian's wartime tale.

A young evacuee arrives to stay with gruff but kindly Tom Oakley in Michelle Magorian's wartime tale.

0320061018 (BBC7)
20061019 (BBC7)
20070829 (BBC7)
20080402 (BBC7)
20121212 (BBC7)

Young wartime evacuee Willie Beech is taken shopping and there's news at the village church. Read by David Brierley.

War is declared, and Mr Tom takes his young evacuee shopping.

0420061019 (BBC7)
20061020 (BBC7)
20070830 (BBC7)
20080403 (BBC7)
20121213 (BBC7)

Wartime evacuee Willie Beech starts school, while local villagers see changes in his guardian Tom. Read by David Brierley.

Young evacuee Will starts school, while the villagers are noticing a change in Mr Tom.

0520061020 (BBC7)
20061021 (BBC7)
20070831 (BBC7)
20080404 (BBC7)
20121214 (BBC7)

Young wartime evacuee Willie Beech is in for a big surprise on his birthday and Tom notices changes. Read by David Brierley.

Young evacuee Will continues to get used to his new life in the countryside with gruff but kindly Tom.

0620061023 (BBC7)
20061024 (BBC7)
20070903 (BBC7)
20080407 (BBC7)
20121217 (BBC7)

Evacuee Willie's happiness is threatened by dark clouds on the horizon. Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley.

Evacuee Will continues to enjoy life with Mr Tom, but there are dark clouds on the horizon.

Evacuee Will continues to enjoy life with Mr Tom in Michelle Magorian's wartime tale, but there are dark clouds on the horizon.

0720061024 (BBC7)
20061025 (BBC7)
20070904 (BBC7)
20080408 (BBC7)
20121218 (BBC7)

Young evacuee Willie must return to London and his bullying mother. Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley. Episode 7 of 10.

Evacuee Will leaves Mr Tom and returns to London, where his mother continues to mistreat him.

Wartime evacuee Will leaves Mr Tom and returns to London, where his mother continues to mistreat him.

0820061025 (BBC7)
20061026 (BBC7)
20070905 (BBC7)
20080409 (BBC7)
20121219 (BBC7)

With no news of Willie - Tom heads to London and gets a shock. Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley.

Tom hasn't heard from young evacuee Will.

He travels to London and is horrified by what he finds.

0920061026 (BBC7)
20061027 (BBC7)
20070906 (BBC7)
20080410 (BBC7)
20121220 (BBC7)

Willie recovers from his trauma in London, but can he stay with Tom? Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley.

Will starts to recover from his traumatic time in London. But will he be able to stay with Tom?

10 LAST20061027 (BBC7)
20061028 (BBC7)
20070907 (BBC7)
20080411 (BBC7)
20121221 (BBC7)

Willie gets news of his mother, as his future life is finally resolved. Michelle Magorian's wartime tale read by David Brierley.

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