Slade House [bab]

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01The Right Sort, 197920151214

Behind a small iron door in a twisting alley lies Slade House, an eerie mansion that is somehow too large for the space it occupies. Every nine years, a 'guest' is summoned to the house but why has that person been chosen, and by whom? David Mitchell's chilling new novel unfolds over decades and is a spine-tingling, wintry delight.

The Right Sort, 1979

Nathan Bishop is dragged to Slade House by his pianist mother, who is desperate to make the right impression on her potential patron Lady Grayer. Read by James Anthony Pearson

Abridged by Sian Preece

Producer Eilidh McCreadie.

02Shining Armour, 198820151215

Behind a small iron door in a twisting alley lies Slade House, an eerie mansion that is somehow too large for the space it occupies. Every nine years, a 'guest' is summoned to the house but why has that person been chosen, and by whom? David Mitchell's chilling new novel unfolds over decades and is a spine-tingling, wintry delight.

Shining Armour, 1988

Detective Inspector Gordon Edmonds reckons he's on a fool's errand. He's been sent to find a mysterious mansion called Slade House, following up the sighting of a missing mother and son nine years earlier. Read by Robin Laing.

Abridged by Sian Preece

Producer Eilidh McCreadie.

03Oink Oink, 199720151216

Behind a small iron door in a twisting alley lies Slade House, an eerie mansion that is somehow too large for the space it occupies. Every nine years, a 'guest' is summoned to the house but why has that person been chosen, and by whom? David Mitchell's chilling new novel unfolds over decades and is a spine-tingling, wintry delight.

Oink Oink, 1997

After joining the university's Paranormal Society to get closer to a boy, Sally Timms goes on her first field trip. Slade Alley is the destination; site of several mysterious disappearances over the years. Read by Rebecca Hamilton.

Abridged by Sian Preece

Producer Eilidh McCreadie.

04You Dark Horse You, 200620151217

Behind a small iron door in a twisting alley lies Slade House, an eerie mansion that is somehow too large for the space it occupies. Every nine years, a 'guest' is summoned to the house but why has that person been chosen, and by whom? David Mitchell's chilling new novel unfolds over decades and is a spine-tingling, wintry delight.

You Dark Horse You, 2006

Journalist Freya Timms arrives at the 'Fox and Hounds' pub near Slade Alley to meet a witness who claims to have information about her sister's disappearance, nine years earlier. Read by Debra Baker.

Abridged by Sian Preece

Producer Eilidh McCreadie.