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Garrick in the studio with
Philip Pullman and cast
recording The Amber Spyglass

In 1995 Garrick established The Story Circle with Liza Ross and William Dufris and since then has directed over 50 audio productions, many of which he adapted. Visit the Story Circle at

These include:

Listening Library/
Random House

"The Golden Compass" by Philip Pullman*
"The Subtle Knife" by Philip Pullman**
"The Amber Spyglass" by Philip Pullman*** (15-hour reading narrated by the author with a cast of 40 actors)
"Troy" by Adele Geras

Time Warner Audio

Jane Goodall reading her autobiography "Reason for Hope"*
"Star Quality" written and read by Joan Collins
"The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency" series by Alexander McCall Smith, read by Adjoa Andoh.

Harper Collins

"The Silver Brumby" by Elyne Mitchell
"Teacher Creature" by B.R.Haynes
"Black Harvest" by Ann Pilling
"The Wind Singer" written and read by William NIcholson
"Feather Boy" by Nicky Singer

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*Winner of APA Audie Award 2000 & Audiofile Earphone Award 1999
**Winner of Audie Award 2001 and Audiofile Earphone Award 1999

***Winner of Audiofile Earphone Award and and 3 Audie Awards 2002


Direction and Adaptation  
Scholastic LTD

2 hour dramatisations:
"Trick or Treat" by Richie Tankersley Cusick
"Funhouse" by Diane Hob
"Dream Date" by Sinclair Smith

Reed Audio

3 hour multi-voice reading:
"Mary Swann" by Carol Shields


1 hour dramatisation:
"Welcome to Dead House" by R.L.Stine
"Stay Out of the Basement" by R.L.Stine

Harper Collins

Single voice readings by Amanda Root:
"The Secret of Spiggy Holes"
"The Secret Mountain"

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1 hour dramas for the World Service:
"Toys in the Attic" by Lillian Hellman
"Watch on the Rhine" by Lillian Hellman
"Jennie's Story" by Betty Macleod
"Canadian Gothic" by Joanna Glass

Harper Collins

Multi-voice readings of "The Twits" by Roald Dahl
Dramatisation of "Strange Brew" by B.R.Haynes

Scholastic LTD.

2 hour dramatisation of "The Witness" by R.L.Stine

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