This is an intriguing, fast paced fantasy story that starts on an autumn day in 2013. Six people with troubled pasts, meet at the Chanctonbury Ring, The Devil whom it is believed lurks within the hill, rather than offer them a bowl of soup, takes it upon himself to grant them their dearest wishes. Sadly, there are consequences for such kindness!
Sarah – after being held hostage in Afghanistan, is traumatised and finding it difficult to cope with daily life.
Evie – has for sixty years carried around with her the ashes of her lover.
Tom - a widower has had to live with his guilty conscience for far too long.
Michael - an ex-soldier, on the run, has not been well and is sure that his mind is playing the cruelest of tricks.
Amy - a shell of what she was, has finally summoned up the courage to stand up to her manipulative boyfriend, Ted.
Nabeel - after fleeing from Afghanistan meets Sarah again and believes she owes him her life.