Jas, a teenager in a care home, has finally found someone to love and cherish her – or so she thinks.
Read this prize-winning story from the 2009 Happenstance International Short Story Competition. Judge Janice Galloway said: “The Hills and the Fortune follows a steady path with a very keen sense of pace and moment towards what becomes a near-inexorable conclusion…impressively keen handling of difficult, emotionally powerful terrain."
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