Dream spires. A missing academic. A brutal murder?
Denton’s latest case of a missing fellow takes him to Oxford. But he quickly realises all is not as it seems in the city of dreaming spires.
Delving into the tightly knit and intensely jealous world of academia, Denton discovers a fierce rivalry at the heart of the university. Could a tragic tale of suicide and a curious archaeological exhibit be the key to cracking this fiendishly difficult case?