A man from London has taken over running the tavern on the main London to Hastings highway to the south of Tonbridge. He is not what he appears, and his arrival ushers in a sequence of apparently unrelated but disturbing events, whose escalating violence culminates in murder.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 320 pages, illustrations
- Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
- Publication Date: 19/07/2001
- Category: Historical mysteries
- ISBN: 9780340739365