Peace of mind is beginning to return to the recently widowed Apothecary John Rawlings, but it is short lived when a child disappears at the Hellstone Country Dance.
On the trail of the missing girl, it seems that John's footsteps are dogged by a mysterious blind musician.
Matters take a decidedly darker turn when a courtesan meets an untimely end and practitioners of the occult are unearthed on his travels.
The discovery that his own daughter is in deadly peril leads John to a dramatic finale...
- Format: Paperback
- Publisher: Allison & Busby
- Publication Date: 01/11/2007
- Category: Crime & mystery
- ISBN: 9780749081935