Based in Cornwall UK, it tells the story of Sylvie (12) and her brother Josh (13) who go to stay with their aunt and uncle at their Manor House in Cornwall. They take along their best friend Tom (14) The house is called Manor Parsley and once belonged to a Sea Captain.
Mysterious things occur right from the start. A portrait changes, a tunnel, a cave, mysterious keys, a secret passage, unexplained noises and happenings and a jewel encrusted book that nobody can read.
The Beast of the Moor is sighted and it's looking for someone to take charge of the Crystal it protects.
What are the secrets of the Crystal, the house and its previous occupants; the disabled boy and his spiteful sister?
Who is the occupant of the grave on the land?
What is the secret of the locked room?
Who is the aged Professor who seeks Sylvie out in order to show her the way?
Who does the bejewelled gauntlet belong to?
A little girl lies dying in a hospital bed; her dearest wish to see snow for the first time in her life. Will her dream come true?
Does the long dead Captain return for the woman he loved on the night of the New Year's Ball?
And ghostly horsemen arrive through the mists of time, from the sea, on to the beach; carrying the red dragon banner of King Arthur's Court!
Three books in one - 'Merlin's Crystal', 'Secrets of Manor Parsley' and 'Old Ghosts of Manor Parsley.'
Join the children in their adventures.
From the Author
Secrets of Manor Parsley and
Old Ghosts of Manor Parsley
I hope you enjoy the book.