Marerica, a teen blessed with the ability to hunt by scent, chases down the junkie who stole her grandmother’s heart hoping to retrieve it before he eats it and turns her granny into soulless shell for the rest of her life.

A winner in the 2013 Redlitzer Writing Competition, Stolen Hearts was also included in Twelfth Planet Press’s list of Years Best YA Speculative Fiction 2013.

Published in the 2013 Redlitzer Anthology, now out of print.

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