A poor young man, desperate for a place in the hierarchy of Mure Castle, achieves his dream by accident and at a terrible price. Now, with the city in chaos, and entwined in a conspiracy he does not understand, he must decide between the awful consequences of silence and confession, without knowing who to trust.
Meanwhile, the castle’s sole heiress must find her own place in the wake of tragedy, and face a series of sacrifices that will define her and ultimately decide the fate of everyone she loves.
Book Two: The Sea of the Missing
The sequel to The Whispering Walls will be released in early 2011.