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Shardlake: Heartstone [electronic resource] : BBC Radio 4 Full-Cast Dramatisation

Sansom, CJ2018
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Summer, 1545, and England is preparing for war. Facing imminent invasion by the French fleet, King Henry VIII has mustered a huge army at Portsmouth.Though no soldier, Matthew Shardlake also finds himself dispatched there. Queen Catherine Parr has asked him to take on a case involving the ‘monstrous wrongs’ allegedly committed by cloth merchant Sir Nicholas Hobbey against his young ward, Hugh Curteys.Shardlake also has another, more personal mission – to discover the truth about Ellen Fettiplace, a young woman he has befriended in Bedlam. She refuses to speak about the traumatic events that led to her incarceration almost twenty years ago, and Shardlake believes her family may hold the answers.As he and his assistant Jack Barak pursue their investigations, they uncover secrets, lies and sinister crimes, and are reunited with both an old friend and an old enemy. Events come to their dramatic climax on board the King’s most famous warship: the Mary Rose...Justin Salinger stars as Shardlake, with Bryan Dick as Barak, in this heart-stopping penultimate instalment of the ‘Shardlake’ series.CastShardlake……………………Justin SalingerBarak……………………Bryan DickQueen Catherine……………………Emily WachterEllen Fettiplace……………………Kath WeareDyrick/Officer/Sailor 2……………………Philip BrethertonGoodryke/Landlord/Avery/Priddis/Villager……………………Clive HaywardSir Richard Rich……………………Nicholas MurchieGeorge Leacon……………………Finn den HertogSir Nicholas Hobbey……………………David SeddonHugh Curteys……………………Will HowardAbigail Hobbey/Sally……………………Isabella InchbaldDavid Hobbey/Keeper Shawms/Sailor 1……………………Tayla Kovacevic-EbongPaulet/Reverend Seckford/Warner……………………Neil McCaulPhillip West……………………Chris PavloFeaveryear/Sailor/Pelham……………………Gary DuncanBess Calfhill……………………Kath WeareSir Richard Rich……………………Nicholas MurchieDramatised by Colin MacDonaldProduced by Kirsteen CameronDirected by David Jackson Young
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Imprint:
[Place of publication not identified] : BBC Digital Audio, 2018
Collation:
1 online resource (1 audio file)
ISBN:
9781785298707
Language:
English
BRN:
3002672
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