Author Tash Aw: 'The reality for most people in Asia is that they're struggling'
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The reality for most people in Asia is that they're finding it difficult to get by and they're struggling. So says the highly acclaimed author Tash Aw, and that's why his latest book is called "We, the Survivors". It tells the story of a man stuck in low-paid jobs. As he tries to better himself, circumstances cause him to end up murdering a Bangladeshi migrant worker. Some critics claim Aw's books highlight the tougher side of Asian life – he says they're just realistic. He joined us on set.