It is London, 1756. In his Bloomsbury attic sits Dr Sabian Blake - astronomer, scientist, and master of the Cabala.Dr Blake is in possession of the Nemorensis, an ancient leather-bound book that holds the secrets of the universe. Scribbled into one of its margins is a mysterious prophecy, and deciphering it could prove the key to saving London from a catastrophic fate. Buyt there are others interested in the Nemorensis too, for more sinister reasons . . .This tale of sorcery, treachery, intirigue and supernatural strife form the author of the international bestseller Shadowmancer is set against a rich historical backdrop and will enthrall readers to the very last page.