has lived in Mulberry House for decades and is terrified of losing
her home. Alison has inherited the property and has no idea why.
Thomas resents leaving the medieval world he has created to deal with
the will’s increasingly complicated bequests. Bryn is escaping from
the mess his life has become.
rarely understand the complex reasons behind the actions of others.
novel is a why-dun-it? The story brings together four very different
characters whose lives intersect on Romney Marsh, a place where
wetland becomes field, field becomes coast. Each of them must deal
with the past before the past deals with them.