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1984isHappeningNow Sun 22-Sep-19 09:43:18

I have just put this on the original discussion thread for The Testaments, Margaret Attwood when I realised that it would be more useful for people who hadn't read or listened to it yetblush

It's the BBC 4 Book at bedtime. Exactly the same one which I paid full price last week on Audible.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0008jyk

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Portulaca Sun 22-Sep-19 10:36:47

That'll be a heavily abridged one on BBC. I'm not listening to it - holding out for the full audible version or library copy.

YippieKayakOtherBuckets Sun 22-Sep-19 11:14:00

I have just posted this on the other Testaments thread but to repeat:

The Testaments audiobook is thirteen hours long.

The BBC version is three and a half hours long.

rosegoldwatcher Sun 22-Sep-19 15:26:30

The omnibus edition of all of this week's episodes is available on BBC Radio 4 Extra website. Listening to it now. (Hating self for listening before reading but the Kindle edition is too expensive at the moment!)

MyDcAreMarvel Sun 22-Sep-19 15:27:45

Obviously it’s not exactly the same!

CalmConfident Sun 22-Sep-19 19:57:22

Looking forward to listening as a recap...will be interesting to see what they prioritise into the adaptation

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