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BOTW012015101920151020 (R4)Born David Cornwell, le Carre's early life was in thrall to his remarkable father Ronnie.
The life of John Le Carre by Adam Sisman, is abridged for radio
in 5 episodes by Katrin Williams:
'John Le Carre' was born David Cornwell, and his early life was
in thrall to a genial, vivid and rascally father called Ronnie, who
was never short of surprises..
Reader Stephen Boxer
Producer Duncan Minshull.
BOTW022015102020151021 (R4)School, then Bern to study, and meeting a mysterious man called Kraemer.
The life of John Le Carre by Adam Sisman, is abridged for radio
in five episodes by Katrin Williams:
2. Under his real name of David Cornwell, he leaves Sherbourne, goes to Bern
and meets Joe Kraemer, who proves a route of sorts into the spying game..
Reader Stephen Boxer
Producer Duncan Minshull.
BOTW032015102120151022 (R4)Oxford, teaching at Eton, employment at M15 and publication.
The life of John Le Carre by Adam Sisman, is abridged for radio
in 5 episodes by Katrin Williams:
During these eventful years the shadow of his father Ronnie
continues to loom large..
Reader Stephen Boxer
Producer Duncan Minshull.
BOTW042015102220151023 (R4)Le Carre hits the heights of fame, meets Graham Greene and tackles his most difficult book
The life of John Le Carre by Adam Sisman, is abridged for radio
in five episodes by Katrin Williams:
From The Spy Who Came In From The Cold to Tinker, Tailor.., Le Carre
is one of the biggest names in the writing world. Then there's the time he
encountered Dennis Healey at a party, with genial accusations in the air..
Reader Stephen Boxer
Producer Duncan Minshull.
BOTW052015102320151024 (R4)Will the ending of the Cold War diminish the popularity of a writer like John le Carre?
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BOTW0520151023The life of John Le Carre by Adam Sisman, is abridged for radio
in 5 episodes by Katrin Williams:

From The Constant Gardener in the 1990's to the present day, and the
author is still very much at work - "I find it very difficult to read my own
stuff, but I look at it with satisfaction.."

Reader Stephen Boxer

Producer Duncan Minshull.
BOTW0520151023The life of John Le Carre by Adam Sisman, is abridged for radio
in 5 episodes by Katrin Williams:

From The Constant Gardener in the 1990's to the present day, and the
author is still very much at work - "I find it very difficult to read my own
stuff, but I look at it with satisfaction.."

Reader Stephen Boxer

Producer Duncan Minshull.
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