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SPOILER Review: Wonder by R J Palacio
December 04, 2017 | 8:23 am
“There should be a rule that everyone in the world should get a standing ovation at least once in their lives”
This week the Spoiler team ...
SPOILER Podcast: Us by David Nicholls
December 13, 2015 | 3:11 pm
“While there was breath in my body, she would never lack sufficient AA batteries.”Another opportunity to try out our new podcast "Spoiler", and this
September 23, 2015 | 12:30 pm
Hello again! It's been a few years now since The Reading Room ended, but now we're back with a brand new show called SPO!LER, which ...
Long Time No See…
July 16, 2015 | 10:14 am
Hello again! Unbelieveably, it’s been almost 3 years since we last updated this page. In the meantime, we decided to take a bit of a break, then did a local radio project called Lincoln AtoZ. But now we’re back - or at least will be very soon - with a brand new podcast called SPO!LER.
Our new show will continue in the tradition of The Reading Room by reviewing books, but will also take in movies and TV. One of the limitations we found when doing reviews on The Reading Room was that we always had to skirt around the ending, any twists or any other spoilers. In this new show, we’ll have no such limitations, reviewing works in their entirety - hence the title SPO!LER.
If you enjoyed The Reading Room, we hope you’ll also enjoy SPO!LER - pop over to our new we [...]
ROOM BASEMENT: A Couple Of Stops
January 17, 2013 | 3:18 am
Back in November 2012, The Reading Room took part in National Short Story Week, where we broadcast 7 short stories over 7 days on Siren ...
National Short Story Week
November 02, 2012 | 5:38 am
The 12th to 18th of November is National Short Story Week - a UK-wide event aimed at promoting short stories and getting the work of local writers broadcast on the radio.
To mark the event, we’ve put together a series of seven special programmes featuring the work of seven talented writers including Jim Gotts, Abigail Tarttelin, Richard [...]
Second Time Lucky…?
October 30, 2012 | 7:19 am
The Reading Room has again been nominated for a European Podcast Award - and we need your help!
Last year we came second in the “professional” category, with the Answer Me This podcast just beating us into the Buzz Aldrin position. Maybe this year we can be Neil Armstrong - by which we don’t mean dead, [...]
ROOM 30: The Barraclough Newsletters by Jim Gotts
August 13, 2012 | 3:00 am
In another of our special extended monologues, this month The Reading Room presents The Barraclough Newsletters....
Bunny Barraclough is a real pillar of her community - ...
The Reading Room LIVE - now in vision!
June 05, 2012 | 12:12 pm
If you missed The Reading Room LIVE, you can now watch the entire show on YouTube! And if you were there, why not relive a great night of spoken word and poetry, including our interview with Red Dwarf star Robert Llewellyn…