Nick of Time
Something is different. True it is 1848 and Bess Turner, alias Bess N-ike, has returned to London, England after a year's absence, but --- where are the people? Where is the noise and bustle of street life? Had something gone wrong on her journey from the 21st century back to the 19th century? Will Bess not spend Christmas with her Dickens family? Unprepared, she finds herself in the middle of a cholera epidemic. Forced to flee London, Bess is hustled on a train to parts unknown. Rescued by a charming gentleman, she is introduced to smugglers, seamen and a quaint, but mysterious fishing village. And --- thus Bess's journey continues
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- Paperback | 380 pages
- 152 x 229 x 20mm | 508g
- 15 Nov 2017
- Yvonne Pont
- Illustrations, black and white
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