Over The Hills . . by June Davies
Approx. 56,120 words.
Published on September 19, 2011.
World War Two is over.
Ellen Butterworth's sweetheart is demobbed from the Royal Navy and comes ashore at Liverpool. Brian is restless and ambitious, however, finding civilian life difficult. An urgent telegram from Ellen's younger sister, Jeanette, interrupts their wedding plans. Ellen rushes away from Brian, travelling through the night across country and over the Dow Hills back to her home town