The first book in Philip Pullman's classic Sally Lockhart quartet in a beautiful new edition.
Soon after Sally Lockhart’s father drowns at sea, she receives an anonymous letter. The dire warning it contains makes a man die of fear at her feet.
Determined to discover the truth about her father’s death, Sally is plunged into a terrifying mystery in the dark heart of Victorian London, at the centre of which lies a deadly blood-soaked jewel. For ages 10-13.
Paperback; 240 pages; 174g