Derry Girls' Nicola Coughlan to narrate Big Girl, Small Town

"Derry Girls" actor Nicola Coughlan will read the unabridged audiobook of Michelle Gallen’s début novel Big Girl, Small Town. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2020-01-08 09:51:32 UTC ]
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Kirby of 'The Crown' narrates The Other Boleyn Girl

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