Final time, we explored the profession of Marcus Mortlake as a prober of paranormal exercise.
This time, we are going to enterprise just a little additional again in time to uncover the horrific childhood trauma that helped form our tweed-clad hero.
What’s the mysterious Erl-king? There’s plenty of folklore across the varied types of the character, however I’ve taken the standard creator’s license to make a extra trendy monster out of the legend.
On this e-book, I draw upon a couple of different bits of British historical past. One is the best way historical stone monuments whose goal continues to be a thriller will be discovered everywhere in the countryside. Therefore, the mysterious “Satan’s Darts” within the village of Staley.
I additionally embrace just a little made-up rhyme from a youngsters’s singing sport, which each tradition has. Oh, and there are ghosts, each of them taking a eager curiosity in Mortlake’s future.
As does that despicable chap Crowe, after all…
So discover a comfortable spot, pricey reader, as we return in time. We’ll discover solutions to questions which have plagued Prof. Marcus Mortlake all his life all of the whereas listening to the youngsters singing…
“Soul and coronary heart, coronary heart and soul
He takes them from you, ends your time…”
Different titles within the collection:
See you within the shadows,