‘Voices’ (extract from The God Catcher), in The Medicine Unboxed Book (Medicine Unboxed, 2014).

‘The Thought Show’ (extract from A Box of Birds), in New Writing 14, selected and edited by Lavinia Greenlaw and Helon Habila (British Council/Granta, 2006).

‘Joyful Lagers of the World’, in Bound: Stories from County Durham (New Writing North, 2004). Reprinted in Magnetic North (New Writing North, 2005).

Fado’ (extract from Rosa and the Song Machine), in New Writing 11, selected and edited by Andrew O’Hagan and Colm Tóibín (British Council/Picador, 2002).

‘A Photograph’, in May Anthology of Oxford and Cambridge Short Stories, selected and edited by Stephen Fry (Varsity/Cherwell, 1994).


‘Quality’, in May Anthology of Oxford and Cambridge Poetry, selected and edited by Seamus Heaney (Varsity/Cherwell, 1993).