The shadow in the north
Amid the mist-shrouded streets of Victorian London, strange news meets detective Sally Lockhart’s ears: rumours of the disappearance of the steamship Ingrid Linde.
As she a investigates the loss, a clairvoyant mentions the name of Europe’s richest man. Who is financier Axel Bellmann? What is behind the mysterious bad luck that has hit the Anglo-Baltic shipping line?
As Sally investigates, she’ll begin a dangerous journey into the black heart of evil.
A CLASSIC MYSTERY FROM THE CelebraTed AUthOr OF HIS DARK MATERIALS