Nothing That Meets The Eye

A week of stories by crime writer Patricia Highsmith, recently published for the first time in book form, abridged by Neville Teller.

Producer Duncan Minshull.

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AR01A Dangerous Hobby, Part 12006050820070408

A week of stories by crime writer Patricia Highsmith, recently published for the first time in book form, abridged by Neville Teller.

Producer Duncan Minshull.He cons professional women out of their precious possessions, then hoards the booty for his own daughter to benefit.

Read by Campbell Scott.

AR02A Dangerous Hobby, Part 22006050920070415

The so-called master fraudster is suddenly found out and his plans spiral out of control.

To confess or to flee?

AR03Variations On A Game, Part 12006051020070422

Working for a science fiction writer puts a man in a quandary.

With the attentions of the beautiful wife ever present, he must escape the job.

Read by Campbell Scott.

AR04Variations On A Game, Part 22006051120070429

The writer mysteriously disappears, does this means the end of the problem for Penn Knowlton? Or just the beginning?

AR05 LASTThe Trouble With Mrs Blynn, The Trouble With The World2006051220070506

She is hired to make the last days of the patient more comfortable, but are there darker motives at play?

read by Anna Massey