Red Mountain, Yellow River

Short stories by writers from the Chinese diaspora about life in modern China.

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01Extra20071119Short stories by writers from the Chinese diaspora about life in modern China.By Yiyun Li.|Social outcast Granny Lin befriends a boy at the school where she works, but the bond between them is shattered by circumstances.|Read by Pik-Sen Lim.
02Then The Game Begins20071120By Xialou Guo.|The stakes are high in this story of gambling and illicit romance.|Read by Liz Sutherland
03Taken For A Ride20071121By Liu Hong.|Jinnan's beautiful music takes on a haunting quality as it evokes powerful memories of lost love.|Read by David Tse Ka-Shing.
04The Ghost Bride20071122By Ma Jian.|According to an ancient superstition, the unmarried dead will haunt the living unless they are married to a female corpse who will accompany them in the afterlife. This causes a dilemma for Old Chen, who believes that his son is dead after a terrible accident.|Read by David Yip
05 LASTThe Ex-inmate20071123By Geling Yan.|Through the thin ceiling of his dilapidated apartmant, Dale Du has learned all he needs to know about the family who live upstairs.|Read by Burt Kwouk.