Second Generation

A series of short tales celebrating the diversity of contemporary British fiction.

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A series of short tales celebrating the diversity of contemporary British fiction.

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The Horse

By Rana Dasgupta, read by Julius D'Silva.

A story about the power of words.

AR01Pirates2005012420060409

by Peter Ho.

Andy Lo's passion for films takes him to Singapore, where he is determined to make some money.

Read by Jason Chan

AR02The Importance Of Having Warm Feet2005012520060416

By Marina Lewycka.

Read by Zhivila Roche.

The new girl with the strange-sounding name finds herself taking centre stage.

The new girl with the strange-spounding name finds gerself taking centre stage.

AR03Sticks And Stones2005012620060423

By Trezza Azzopardi, read by Ben Miles.

Something about Paul Fry's vulnerability reminds Lewis of the torment of a half forgotten nightmare.

by Trezza Azzopardi.

Read by Ben Miles

AR04Heard It Told2005012720060430

by Helen Oyeyemi.

Osun goes on a journey of discovery in this cautionary tale set in Nigeria's beguiling landscapes.

Read by Ndidi Del Fatti

AR05 LASTThe Horse20050128

by Rana Dasgupta.

A story about the power of words.

Read by Julius D'Silva.