Emil and the Detectives is a radio play by Katie Hims, based on the novel by Erich Kästner. It was first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 on 17 October 2009, as an installment of the Saturday Play[1].


Based on the comic children's novel.

Country boy Emil Tischbein, up from Neustadt for the first time, enlists the aid of hundreds of Berlin street boys to help him catch a thief.


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