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Year of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks, adapted from the book by Mike Alfreds & Jane Arnfield
Performed by Jane Arnfield
1666. Plague. Heroine and Healer or Wanton and Witch?
When an infected bolt of cloth carries plague to an isolated village, a housemaid named Anna Frith must find the strength to confront the disintegration of her community and the lure of illicit love.
Can love, humanity and hope triumph against desolation, despair and superstition?
An adaptation of the internationally acclaimed novel by the team that brought you The Tin Ring:
'I am particularly fond of single-actor performances and Jane Arnfield exemplifies the best of that.’ Ruth Rendell
'…has a vivid imaginative truth, and is beautifully written.' Hilary Mantel on Year of Wonders
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