|LS||01||Sisters||19980914||19980921||by Michele Roberts, read by Eleanor Bron.|
The fortunes of twin sisters Rose and Lily.
|LS||02||The Rules||19980915||19990711||by Zoe Fairbairns, read by Gwen Taylor.|
It is only when the rules of a relationship are broken that things start to become complicated - especially when there are more than two people involved.
|LS||03||A Mother Always Knows||19980916||19990718||by Sara Maitland, read by Diana Quick.|
The Lady Jocasta tells her version of events following the killing of the king and the outwitting of the sphinx by the young stranger who is her son.
|LS||04||Toccata And Fugue||19980917||19990725||by Michelene Wandor, read by Patricia Hodge.|
An actress in mid-life; her partner; a young journalist and, behind them, the historical figure of the Italian princess Isabella D'Este.
|LS||05||The Palace Of Physical Culture||19980920||19990802||by Valerie Miner, read by Beth Porter.|
A fiftieth birthday present of a summer pass to the gym opens up a world of new physical and emotional experience for its recipient.
|LS||06||Cake||19980921||19980928||by Julia Bell, read by Carolyn Backhouse.|
Sandra is grieving for her dad.
Finding no solace in her relationship, she seeks consolation and comfort elsewhere.
|LS||07||The Secret Powers Of Mary Galt||19980922||19990719||by Anna Burns, read by Diane O'kelly.|
Mary loses her mother and best friend in the Troubles, but in so doing, discovers something very special about herself.
|LS||08||Half Left||19980923||19990712||by Harriet Kline, read by Jenny Funnel.|
Valerie is married to a buffoon.
She cannot divorce her husband for bad jokes - relentless joviality does not count as unreasonable behaviour, So how will she survive?
|LS||09||When Should We Live, If Not Now?||19980924||by Rachel Bentham, read by Miranda Richardson.|
She felt expansive and hungry for experience.
So why does a holiday swim change the course of this woman's life and relationship for ever?
|LS||10 LAST||Holy||19980925||19990726||by Bidisha, read by Amita Dhiri.|
A successful young writer looks back on how she met and fell in love with Luca.
Five years on, she questions why.