Reef [Romesh Gunesekera]

Episodes

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011996020620190819 (BBC7)
20190820 (BBC7)

Sri Lanka, 1962: Triton, a young boy, goes to work for obsessive marine biologist, Mr Salgado.

Read by Shiv Grewal.

Romesh Gunesekera's first novel reveals a world of love and illusion, dreams of exile and return, seen through the eyes of a young boy, taken into employment by an eminent marine biologist.

Abridged in seven parts by Brian Miller.

Producer: Rosemary Watts

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 1996.

Sri Lanka, 1962: Triton, a young boy, goes to work for Mr Salgado.

Romesh Gunesekera's first novel about a young chef employed by a marine scientist.

Romesh Gunesekera's debut novel about the relationship between a chef and his master.

021996020720190820 (BBC7)
20190821 (BBC7)

Triton faces a jealous rival, and learns to love lists inspired by Mr Salgado.

Read by Shiv Grewal.

Romesh Gunesekera's first novel reveals a world of love and illusion, dreams of exile and return, seen through the eyes of a young boy, taken into employment by an eminent marine biologist.

Abridged by Brian Miller.

Producer: Rosemary Watts

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 1996.

Sri Lanka, 1960s: Triton faces a jealous rival, and learns to love lists.

Romesh Gunesekera's first novel about a young chef employed by a marine scientist.

Romesh Gunesekera's debut novel about the relationship between a chef and his master.

031996020820190821 (BBC7)
20190822 (BBC7)

Triton makes new friends and sees Mr Salgado’s coral research in action.

Read by Shiv Grewal.

Romesh Gunesekera's first novel reveals a world of love and illusion, dreams of exile and return, seen through the eyes of a young boy, taken into employment by an eminent marine biologist.

Abridged by Brian Miller.

Producer: Rosemary Watts

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 1996.

Sri Lanka, 1960s: Triton sees Mr Salgado's coral research in action.

Romesh Gunesekera's first novel about a young chef employed by a marine scientist.

Romesh Gunesekera's debut novel about the relationship between a chef and his master.

041996020920190822 (BBC7)
20190823 (BBC7)

As Miss Nili's household influence grows, Triton notices changes in Mr Delgado.

Read by Shiv Grewal.

Romesh Gunesekera's first novel reveals a world of love and illusion, dreams of exile and return, seen through the eyes of a young boy, taken into employment by an eminent marine biologist.

Abridged by Brian Miller.

Producer: Rosemary Watts

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 1996.

Sri Lanka, 1960s: as her influence grows, Triton is glad that Miss Nili is around.

Romesh Gunesekera's first novel about a young chef employed by a marine scientist.

Romesh Gunesekera's debut novel about the relationship between a chef and his master.

051996021020190823 (BBC7)
20190824 (BBC7)

Triton greets a new era as Miss Nili moves in with Mr Salgado.

Read by Shiv Grewal.

Romesh Gunesekera's first novel reveals a world of love and illusion, dreams of exile and return, seen through the eyes of a young boy, taken into employment by an eminent marine biologist.

Abridged by Brian Miller.

Producer: Rosemary Watts

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 1996.

Sri Lanka, 1960s: Triton greets a new era as Miss Nili moves in with Mr Salgado.

Romesh Gunesekera's first novel about a young chef employed by a marine scientist.

Romesh Gunesekera's debut novel about the relationship between a chef and his master.

061996021320190826 (BBC7)
20190827 (BBC7)

Back in post-colonial Sri Lanka, Triton discovers that all is not well between Miss Nili and Mr Salgado.

Read by Shiv Grewal.

Romesh Gunesekera's first novel reveals a world of love and illusion, dreams of exile and return, seen through the eyes of a young boy, taken into employment by an eminent marine biologist.

Abridged by Brian Miller.

Producer: Rosemary Watts

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 1996.

Sri Lanka: Triton discovers that all is not well between Miss Nili and Mr Salgado.

Romesh Gunesekera's first novel about a young chef employed by a marine scientist.

071996021420190827 (BBC7)
20190828 (BBC7)

Triton and Mr Salgado must face tremendous emotional and political upheavals.

Concluded by Shiv Grewal.

Romesh Gunesekera's first novel reveals a world of love and illusion, dreams of exile and return, seen through the eyes of a young boy, taken into employment by an eminent marine biologist.

Abridged by Brian Miller.

Producer: Rosemary Watts

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 1996.

Sri Lanka: Triton and Mr Salgado must face tremendous emotional and political upheavals.

Romesh Gunesekera's first novel about a young chef employed by a marine scientist.