Author(s): Natasha Pulley
In 1860, Merrick Tremayne is recuperating
from an injury procured on expedition
in China and is contemplating a quieter
life in the clergy. But when the East India
Trading Company coerces him into one final
expedition for Her Majesty, he finds himself
in Bedlam. Here Merrick discovers a legacy
left by his father and grandfather before
him which will prove more valuable than the
British Empire could ever have imagined.
An astonishing historical novel set in the
shadowy, magical forests of South America.
An astonishing historical novel set in the shadowy, magical forests of South America, which draws on the captivating world of the international bestseller The Watchmaker of Filigree Street
PRAISE FOR THE WATCHMAKER OF FILIGREE STREET: "Intricate, charming and altogether surprising New York Times A charming, quirky, clever tale, filled with intricate detail, and a plot that feels as deftly-crafted as a precision timepiece Joanne Harris Elegant plotting, lashings of invention and jump-off-the-page characterisation Guardian Ten out of ten Spectator on The Watchmaker of Filigree Street Delightful, relentlessly charming and deeply moving ... Remarkable Los Angeles Times Historical fiction, magic realism and elements of gothic fiction combine in this ambitious debut Irish Times
Natasha Pulley is the international
bestselling author of The Watchmaker of
Filigree Street. She lives in England.