Can Denton clear a wronged man’s name?
Denton has reluctantly taken on a new client – a woman whose husband is the chief suspect in a murder investigation. But why is the woman so keen for Denton’s help? If the police don’t have enough evidence to charge Arthur Snokes with the murder of Bella Wilcox, then what exactly can Denton contribute?
As he becomes involved in the unhappy affairs of the Snokes family, Denton discovers a darker and more intriguing mystery. The story of a musical prodigy, a childhood tragedy and a young boy whose imagination holds the key to a series of killings.