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First Sale

American Shorts Episode 2 of 3

A series examining everyday life across the water.

Jessica Francis Kane's story is next in the series and a yard sale becomes fraught with unspoken tensions for a young boy as he wonders where his father is.

Read by Kelly Burke
Abridged and produced by Gemma Jenkins

First Sale is taken from Jessica Francis Kane's short story collection, This Close, longlisted for the 2013 Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award.

Release date:

15 minutes

Last on

Wed 5 Apr 2017 21:00


Role Contributor
ReaderKelly Burke
ProducerGemma Jenkins
AbridgerGemma Jenkins
AuthorJessica Francis Kane