After scientists built portals to the spirit realm, humans abandoned the earth for a magical paradise where rules are scarce and vices are plenty. All that remains for the few people who stayed behind is a haunting reminder of a long-forgotten way of life. Born an orphan and forced into years of indentured service in the realm, Fawn has seen the dark side of humanity. But her new job at The Nocere requires her to serve a different type of evil. When world shattering events push her toward her destiny, she must face the monsters of her past to save the ones she loves.
1970, and Baba Lenka begins in an icy Bavarian village with a highly unorthodox funeral. The deceased is Baba Lenka, great-grandmother to Eva Hart. But a terrible thing happens at the funeral, and from that moment on everything changes for seven year old Eva. The family fly back to Yorkshire but it seems the cold Alpine winds have followed them home…and the ghost of Baba Lenka has followed Eva. This is a story of demonic sorcery and occult practices during the World Wars, the horrors of which are drip-fed into young Eva’s mind to devastating effect. Once again, this is absolutely not for the faint of heart. Nightmares pretty much guaranteed…