The kingdom of Goredd is populated by humans and by dragons who fold themselves into a human form.
Though they live alongside each other, the peace between them is uneasy.
But when a member of the royal family is murdered, and the crime appears to have been committed by a dragon the peace and treaty between both worlds is seriously threatened...Into this comes Seraphina, a gifted musician who joins the royal court as the assistant to the court composer.
She is soon drawn into the murder investigation and, as she uncovers hints of a sinister plot to destroy the peace in Goredd for good, finds herself caught desperately in the middle of the tension.
For Seraphina hides a secret - the secret behind her musical gift - and if she is found out, her life is in serious danger...
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 432 pages
- Publisher: Random House Children's Publishers UK
- Publication Date: 03/01/2013
- Category: Adventure
- ISBN: 9780552566001