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December 7th, 2010
Episode 4 of 51 episodes
In the last of our 12 tales for Christmas, Helen Simpson reads Angela Carter's 'triumphant comedy', 'The Kitchen Child' For more podcasts, including Philip Pullman reading Chekhov and Helen Dunmore reading Frank O'Connor, visit the Guardian short stories podcast page. To nominate your own favourite short story, join the discussion on our open threadLisa AllardiceFrancesca PanettaIain ChambersPascal Wyse