The Shadow in the North (Philip Pullman)
"Now a major BBC TV drama starring Billie Piper"
"From the award-winning author of Northern Lights, now filmed as The Golden Compass"
A sturdy steamship sinks like a stone in calm waters. A terrified magician performs a desperate disappearing act on a London stage. Investigating two mysteries, Sally Lockhart discovers a deadly web of clues that lead to a high-society murderer, and to the terrifying secret of the Shadow in the North...