Author(s): Penny Hancock
Modern, original fiction for learners of English. Nancy is a security guard at a detention centre for asylum seekers and refugees who have come to Britain to escape persecution in their own countries. Nancy thinks she has everything: a comfortable house, nice furniture, a boyfriend and a beautiful Rolex watch. Then she falls in love with George, an asylum seeker who has nothing, and her world changes completely.
1. Night work; 2. Within high fences; 3. Talking to George; 4. The dinner party; 5. In danger; 6. Against the rules; 7. A letter; 8. The meeting; 9. Walking away; 10. Never better; 11. Afraid; 12. The police; 13. Another party; 14. My old house; 15. Our story.