In the thrilling sequel to In Thunder's Pocket, Ned's is called to lay some disturbed spirits to rest but as Ned soon finds out, their unfinished business might be the end of him . . .
There is eerie trouble once again in the Cornish village of St Boan, Gften known as Thunder's Pocket. Some hundred-year-old water pipes are being replaced and the digging has disturbed the ghosts of the past, namely the twins Matthew and Ben Pernel who were killed in mysterious circumstances and their musician father blamed. The three are now trying to be reunited but less innocent forces are also at work and the present townspeople are involved as unhappy incidents of a hundred years ago are relived. Aunt Lal calls on her nephew Ned to help. She believes only he can bring the Pernels together again and thus truly bury the past. But even Ned is not immune to the horrors of the disturbed spirits. A thrilling sequel to In Thunder's Pocket by this prestigious author.
“a fast-paced surreal thriller narrated in an effectively adult man ner.A spellbinding book for younger readers, with classic Aiken features.”