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  • Author: Alanna Knight
  • Catalogue No: 14199
  • Rating:
    • Suitable for all
  • Geographical Restrictions: None
  • Publisher: Pan; 1994


Detective Inspector Faro investigates the death of an unidentified man on the rocks below Mary Queen of Scots apartments in Edinburgh Castle, where renovations reveal the mummified remains of an infant dating back to the sixteenth century. Faro soon discovers there are perils for those who seek the identity of 'the baby in the wall'. Faro's own life is in constant danger and then his own two small daughters, on holiday from Orkney, disappear...