01A Knife For Cutting Mangoes2000092520030414by Fay Weldon.
A man's mistress has moved into the family home and his wife has hurriedly moved out.
For Jane, it is a sweet victory, one she is determined to enjoy.
Read by Louise Jameson.
02Iyabo's Wedding2000092620030415by Buchi Emecheta. Iyabo dreams of being a stunning Yoruba bride, but the man she has chosen prefers a much less honourable arrangement. Read by Janice Acquah
03A Wife Again!2000092720030416by Francine Pascal.
Alice believed that maturity, patience and trust were the special ingredients that made her second marriage successful - until she found evidence forcing her to take a closer look at the `trust'.
Read by Lorelei King
04The House Of Peace20000928by Gohar Kordi.
Zarrin escaped from political tyranny and arrived in the UK as a refugee.
Through her marriage she hopes to find peace, but instead rediscovers fear.
Read by Souad Faress.
05 LASTThe Wife And A Half2000092920030417by Angela Huth.
A woman's solid marriage is threatened when she falls passionately and hopelessly for her husband's colleague.
Read by Susannah York.