Tom England, Una Stubbs and Crawford Logan star in this BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatization.
Philippa Pearce OBE (22 January 1920 - 21 December 2006) was an English author of children's books. Her most famous work is the time slip fantasy novel Tom's Midnight Garden, which won the 1958 Carnegie Medal from the Library Association, as the year's outstanding children's book by a British subject. Pearce was four further times a commended runner-up for the Medal.
"A story that came to be loved by children, parents and teachers
"A timeless favourite." --Good Housekeeping
"Haunting and lyrical children's story." --Daily Telegraph
"Masterpiece of English children's literature." --Independent
"This is a rare, moving story, beautifully written, and true in every way that matters." --Guardian