October 6th, 2015
Episode 1013 of 1502 episodes
John Wilson hosts the BBC National Short Story Award live from the BBC Radio Theatre. With special guests William Boyd and Ian Rankin. This year's shortlisted authors are Hilary Mantel, Jeremy Page, Frances Leviston, Jonathan Buckley and Mark Haddon. The winner of the 15000 prize will be announced by Chair of Judges, Allan Little. The BBC National Short Story Award is presented in conjunction with BookTrust.
Welcome to the Brain Training Podcast, the daily audio workout for your head. In this podcast we have two games for you, each with three rounds which get progressively harder. To enjoy the full experience, relax, and avoid distractions whilst you listen.