The Ruby In The Smoke
- Author: Philip Pullman
- Publisher: Scholastic Uk
- ISBN: 9781407191058
The first book in Philip Pullman's classic SALLY LOCKHART quartet in a beautiful new edition. Soon after Sally Lockhart's father drowns at sea, she receives an anonymous letter. The dire warning it contains makes a man die of fear at her feet. Determined to discover the truth about her father's death, Sally is plunged into a terrifying mystery in the dark heart of Victorian London, at the centre of which lies a deadly blood-soaked jewel. Philip Pullman's ever-popular, action-packed Victorian melodramas are rejacketed for the bicentenary of Charles Dickens in 2012.
Don't miss Philip Pullman's incredible 'HIS DARK MATERIALS' trilogy, now a thrilling, critically acclaimedBBC/HBO television series.