Stories Of Ourselves (Examination June/Nov 2012)


For the Prose section of the exam paper, some of you will have been given the opportunity to study a selection of short stories from the CIE Stories Of Ourselves anthology. The selection below is for the June/November 2012 exam only -they do change for the following. So if your are in Grade 9/Year 10 this year your selection of stories will be different. If you are in Grade 10/Year 11, then this selection is for you.

Charles Dickens, ‘The Signalman’

Charlotte Perkins Gilman, ‘The Yellow Wall Paper’

 Arthur Conan Doyle, ‘How It Happened’

 Ray Bradbury, ‘There Will Come Soft Rains’

 John Wyndham, ‘Meteor’

 Alex La Guma, ‘The Lemon Orchard’

 Bernard MacLaverty, ‘Secrets’

 Borden Deal, ‘The Taste of Watermelon’

 Jhumpa Lahiri, ‘The Third and Final Continent’

 Tim Winton, ‘On Her Knees’

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