Age: 13+ & YA
Publication date: April 2015
World Rights. Rights sold: Australia, Canada, Germany, The Nederlands, USA
A stunning reissue of the brilliant crime mystery, told through the eyes of a teenage boy investigating the death of his mother.
Joe’s an ordinary boy living with his mum on a rough London estate. But when she is killed in a hit-andrun car crash, he’s sure there’s more to her death than meets the eye. His investigation takes him on a dangerous journey. Chased by jewel-thieves and gangsters, he finds himself at an abandoned mansion that once belonged to a scandalous couple: a Sixties model and a vanished Lord. It’s here that Joe begins to uncover the truth of his extraordinary inheritance …