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.
"This is a rare, moving story, beautifully written, and true in
every way that matters." --Guardian
"Haunting and lyrical children's story." --Daily Telegraph
"A story that came to be loved by children, parents and teachers everywhere." --Times
"A timeless favourite." --Good Housekeeping
"Masterpiece of English children's literature." --Independent