5/5 Doreen Baingana's story The Exam, about a young Ugandan girl's dreams of academic success.
4/5 Jamaican writer Kei Miller's short story of faith in the face of adversity.
3/5 Carrie Tiffany's story about friendship between two women living in smalltown Australia.
2/5 Zoe Wicomb's story about a woman trying to accept her nephew's desire to become an artist.
1/5 Romesh Gunesekera's short story Renewals, about a man discovering Jaffna's Public Library.