Sign In Join Now
User Accessibility
  • Increase Font

  • Invert Colours

Search for a Book Browse Books Menu
The Trial of Qwerty: Fry's English Delight, Series 3 Cover Play Sample

Sample may contain unsuitable content.

Stream / Download

Audiobook streaming provided by:

OverDrive Logo

Share this book:

The Trial of Qwerty: Fry's English Delight, Series 3

AuthorStephen Fry

NarratorStephen Fry

Duration28m

CategoriesAdult Non-Fiction, British Radio Comedy Shows

PublisherAudio Go Ltd

VersionUnabridged

  Save to Wish List
  Add to Favourites List

The "Qwerty" keyboard faces charges of conspiracy to obstruct the English language. But who was Mr. Qwerty?

0 (0 Reviews)
0
0
0
0
0

Related Titles

Fry's English Delight Series 3: He Said, She Said Cover

Fry's English Delight Series 3: He Said, She Said

Author: Stephen Fry

Fry's English Delight Series 3: He Said, She Said

Author Stephen Fry

Narrator Stephen Fry

Duration 26m

Do men and women really say what they mean? Also Stephen investigates sex, domination, gender, power, and sex changes (as only he can).

View Book
The Hippopotamus Cover

The Hippopotamus

Author: Stephen Fry

The Hippopotamus

Author Stephen Fry

Narrator Stephen Fry

Duration 9h 1m

Ted Wallace is an old, sour, womanising, cantankerous, whisky-sodden beast of a failed poet and drama critic, but he has his faults too. Fired from his newspaper, months behind on his alimony payments and disgusted with a world that undervalues him, Ted seeks a few months repose and free drink at Swafford Hall, the country mansion of his old friend...

View Book
Stephen Fry On the Phone, the Accidentaldiscoveroftext Cover

Stephen Fry On the Phone, the Accidentaldiscoveroftext

Author: Stephen Fry

Stephen Fry On the Phone, the Accidentaldiscoveroftext

Author Stephen Fry

Narrator Stephen Fry

SeriesStephen Fry on the Phone Series, Book 3

Duration 13m

Stephen Fry meets the brains behind the mobile phone. In this third episode, he looks at the discovery of text messaging. The engineers who designed the early texting facilities didn't imagine that anyone might want to reply. (Just in case, they added a short list of possible pre-set answers: yes, no and maybe). In the eighties, when network covera...

View Book
Fry's English Delight, Series 3; the Complete Series Cover

Fry's English Delight, Series 3; the Complete Series

Author: Stephen Fry

Fry's English Delight, Series 3; the Complete Series

Author Stephen Fry

Narrator Stephen Fry

Duration 1h 50m

Stephen Fry explores the highways and byways of the English language in these four programmes, as heard on BBC Radio 4. The Trial of Qwerty - The "Qwerty" keyboard faces charges of conspiracy to obstruct the English language. But who was Mr. Qwerty? He Said, She Said - Do men and women really say what they mean? Also Stephen investigates sex, domin...

View Book
Future Conditional Cover

Future Conditional

Author: Stephen Fry

Future Conditional

Author Stephen Fry

Narrator Stephen Fry

Duration 27m

Stephen looks to the future with some predictions. Will robots be able to read novels? How much will our computers be able to understand us? Will English rule - or change? And then there's a question about a duck...

View Book
The Star's Tennis Balls Cover

The Star's Tennis Balls

Author: Stephen Fry

The Star's Tennis Balls

Author Stephen Fry

Narrator Stephen Fry

Duration 9h 52m

For Ned, 1980 seems a blissful year. Handsome, charming, popular and talented, his life is progressing smoothly, effortlessly, happily. And when he meets the lovely Portia Fendeman his personal jigsaw appears complete. But timing is everything in life, and his life is about to change for ever. Things are going to get very bad indeed for innocent yo...

View Book
Mythos Cover

Mythos

Author: Stephen Fry

Mythos

Author Stephen Fry

Narrator Stephen Fry

Duration 15h 33m

No one loves and quarrels, desires and deceives as boldly and brilliantly as Greek gods and goddesses. They are like us, only more so - their actions and adventures scrawled across the heavens above. From the birth of the universe to the creation of humankind, Stephen Fry - who fell in love with these stories as a child - retells these myths for ou...

View Book
The Liar Cover

The Liar

Author: Stephen Fry

The Liar

Author Stephen Fry

Narrator Stephen Fry

Duration 8h 28m

Stephen Fry's breathtakingly outrageous debut novel, by turns eccentric, shocking, brilliantly comic and achingly romantic. Adrian Healey is magnificently unprepared for the long littleness of life; unprepared too for the afternoon in Salzburg when he will witness the savage murder of a Hungarian violinist; unprepared to learn about the Mendax devi...

View Book
More Fool Me Cover

More Fool Me

Author: Stephen Fry

More Fool Me

Author Stephen Fry

Narrator Stephen Fry

Duration 9h 49m

Stephen Fry invites readers to take a glimpse at his life story in the unputdownable More Fool Me. 'Oh dear I am an arse. I expect there'll be what I believe is called an "intervention" soon. I keep picturing it. All my friends bearing down on me and me denying everything until my pockets are emptied. Oh the shame' In his early thirties, Stephen Fr...

View Book
Fry's English Delight Series 3: Accentuate the Negative Cover

Fry's English Delight Series 3: Accentuate the Negative

Author: Stephen Fry

Fry's English Delight Series 3: Accentuate the Negative

Author Stephen Fry

Narrator Stephen Fry

Duration 27m

We discover than "no" can mean "yes". And why you should never mess with Mr. In Between...

View Book