The first book in Philip Pullman's classic SALLY LOCKHART quartet in a beautiful new edition to celebrate the 30 year anniversary.
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.
Philip Pullman's ever-popular, action-packed Victorian melodramas are rejacketed for the bicentenary of Charles Dickens in 2012.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 240 pages
- Publisher: Scholastic
- Publication Date: 01/01/2015
- Category: Crime & mystery fiction (Children's/YA)
- ISBN: 9781407154190