It is the first time Virgil Kaylock has left home. He finds himself employed at a strange house isolated on the lonely North Yorkshire moors. What are they hiding? What lies behind their fear? Something is out there, in the mists and it is moving closer to Dalby Hall.
Chapter one. It is 1923. A sailing ship carries the newly discovered contents of an ancient Egyptian tomb to the British Museum, London. The cargo is priceless but it is also deadly. Virgil must discover who or what is stalking the ship.