Noel Streatfeild's Ballet Shoes

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0120100412 (BBC7)

Eccentric explorer Gum collects fossils on his travels - and three orphans whose names begin with 'P'.

Read by Harriet Walter.

Eccentric explorer Gum collects fossils - and three orphans whose names begin with 'P'.

0220100413 (BBC7)

Gum's money runs out but resourcefulness allows the three orphans to further their education.

Read by Harriet Walter.

Gum's money runs out but resourcefulness allows the orphans to further their education.

0320100414 (BBC7)

With money tight, the three orphans are educated at home and begin to develop their natural skills.

Read by Harriet Walter.

The three orphans are educated at home and begin to develop their natural skills.

0420100415 (BBC7)

Pauline's dream of becoming a star comes true as she makes her stage debut.

But what about Petrova? Read by Harriet Walter.

Pauline's dreams come true as she makes her stage debut.

But what about Petrova?

0520100416 (BBC7)

Petrova's automotive dream comes true whilst Pauline attends her first audition, for the role of Alice.

Read by Harriet Walter.

Petrova's automotive dream comes true whilst Pauline attends her first audition.

0620100419 (BBC7)

Pauline gets her big break but, with the resulting change in her manner, is taught a harsh life lesson.

Read by Harriet Walter.

Pauline gets her big break but, with her changed manner, is taught a harsh life lesson.

0720100420 (BBC7)

Petrova becomes enchanted by aeroplanes but then both she and Pauline get to share the limelight.

Read by Harriet Walter.

Petrova becomes enchanted by aeroplanes, but she and Pauline get to share the limelight.

0820100421 (BBC7)

Petrova and her sister prepare for their next stage production but for Pauline, the big screen beckons.

Read by Harriet Walter.

Petrova and her sister prepare for their next stage production.

0920100422 (BBC7)

Pauline finishes filming her first movie whilst Posy finds difficulty in adjusting to Madam's absence.

Read by Harriet Walter.

Pauline finishes her first movie, whilst Posy has difficulty adjusting to Madam's absence.

10 LAST20100423 (BBC7)

The time has come for the orphans to go their separate ways, just as their beloved Gum returns.

Read by Harriet Walter.

It is time for the orphans to go their separate ways, just as their beloved Gum returns.