about the author
Cate CainCate was born in London. She has always been fascinated by the history of the City especially during the seventeeth century when The Great Fire of London took place.
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Sorcery and mystery with a dose of horror and history.
Eleven-year old Jem Green works as a kitchen boy in the London household of a powerful Duke. He doesn't know who his father is and his life consists of never ending dullness. But when the evil Count Cazalon pays a visit to the Duke, Jem's world is turned upside down. The count is planning something terrible and Jem appears to be central to his wicked scheme.