How I Live Now


The BBC Radio 4 adaptation of Meg Rosoff's award-winning novel, directed by Kate McAll. How I Live Now is a powerful story of a young couple torn apart by a gruesome terrorist war.


The production was adapted by Elizabeth Burke and features Greta Clough, Matthew Barry, Heidi Woodrow, Brendan Charleson, Erica Eirian, Richard Mitchley and Gareth Warren. It was first broadcast as a Woman's Hour Drama from 12th-16th November 2007.

The novel by Meg Rosoff won the Guardian Award, Whitbread Children's Book of the Year and Michael L. Printz Award and was longlisted for the Carnegie Medal, with a film adaptation in 2013.