Author(s): Helen Naylor
Award-winning original fiction for learners of English. It was just a normal Friday evening in Moreland Road. Jason was listening to his iPod and couldn't hear his mother shouting. Nina wasn't sure how to tell her husband about her news. Maggie smiled as she thought about her holiday romance in Chile. Sam looked worried - money trouble again. Then that evening something happened which changed all of their lives.
Introduction; 1. Jason's future; 2. Nina's new job; 3. Dinner at Maggie's; 4. Sam has money problems; 5. Jason and Maria; 6. Nina and David talk; 7. Maggie's visitor; 8. What Sam didn't know; 9. Fire!; Conclusion.