Separate stories: Join Michael Cathcart and Sarah Kanowski for ABC Radio National's Books and Arts: Australia's only national broadcast devoted to literature and the arts. Published Mondays to Saturdays.
January 19th, 2015
Episode 106 of 1400 episodes
A woman named Miss Queenie Hennessy is in a hospice at one end of England, while her old friend Mr Harold Fry is at the other. He hears she is dying and sets off on a pilgrimage to 'save' her. His charming and transformative journey was recounted in Rachel Joyce's novelThe Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry.
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