85 episodes

Sit back and listen to some of the most engaging stories to have appeared in Reader’s Digest magazine.

RD Talks brings you the real-life unforgettable crime investigations, dramas in real life, and inspirational and heart-warming moments you’ve come to expect from the magazine. Each one will amaze, stir your emotions and have you celebrating the courage of everyday heroes.

From sinister brutal husband/wife murder mystery, The Case of the Missing Keys, to the tear-jerking story of a sweet natured baby boy in Family for Freddie, who finally finds the perfect loving home just in time for Christmas.

There’s also a terrifying tale of survival in Crocodile Attack, a freak hot air balloon accident in Ascent to Terror, and The Man Who Wouldn’t Die, that sees a hard-working family man start a normal day at work only to face the horror of being encased with bitumen. Will he survive?

But it doesn’t end there. Dozens of real life tales will keep you on the edge of your seat.

Carefully selected and recorded by the team at Reader’s Digest (Australia) magazine, episodes range from 10-30 minutes.

RD Talks Reader's Digest Australia

    • Education
    • 4.6, 7 Ratings

Sit back and listen to some of the most engaging stories to have appeared in Reader’s Digest magazine.

RD Talks brings you the real-life unforgettable crime investigations, dramas in real life, and inspirational and heart-warming moments you’ve come to expect from the magazine. Each one will amaze, stir your emotions and have you celebrating the courage of everyday heroes.

From sinister brutal husband/wife murder mystery, The Case of the Missing Keys, to the tear-jerking story of a sweet natured baby boy in Family for Freddie, who finally finds the perfect loving home just in time for Christmas.

There’s also a terrifying tale of survival in Crocodile Attack, a freak hot air balloon accident in Ascent to Terror, and The Man Who Wouldn’t Die, that sees a hard-working family man start a normal day at work only to face the horror of being encased with bitumen. Will he survive?

But it doesn’t end there. Dozens of real life tales will keep you on the edge of your seat.

Carefully selected and recorded by the team at Reader’s Digest (Australia) magazine, episodes range from 10-30 minutes.

    The Ugliest Cat in the World

    The Ugliest Cat in the World

    How a disfigured cat taught a family the true meaning of beauty. Written by Penny Porter. Read by Zoe Meunier.

    • 10 min
    The Hunt for the Green Mountain Killer

    The Hunt for the Green Mountain Killer

    For 13 years, Ann and David Scoville made it their mission to solve their daughter’s murder. First published in December 2006. Written by Robert Kiener. Read by Zoe Meunier.

    • 10 min
    One Kidney, Three Lives

    One Kidney, Three Lives

    Both her husband and father needed a kidney transplant. Julie Stitt had only one to give. Or did she? First published October 2014. Written by Michele Wojciechowski. Read by Zoe Meunier.

    • 9 min
    Seconds To Save Emily

    Seconds To Save Emily

    They would never stop the train in time. First published in November 1998. Written by Collin Perry. Read by Zoe Meunier.

    • 11 min
    Stowaway

    Stowaway

    Two Cuban teenagers dreaming of freedom raced to climb into the wheel well of Iberia Flight 904 as it taxied to take off. This is their incredible story. First published January 1970. Armando Socarras Ramirez, as told to Denis Fodor and John Reddy. Read by Zoe Meunier.

    • 13 min
    RD_Forget Me Not

    RD_Forget Me Not

    Suffering from extreme amnesia, he remembers nothing – except the woman he loves. First published August 2006. Written by Jan Goodwin. Read by Zoe Meunier.

    • 15 min

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