Courage. Friendship. Betrayal. A missing Will and hidden treasure, with only mysterious riddles to point the way. In the year 2000, Liam and Jo listen as their Grandad Freeman tells them of his visit to Waverley Hall when he was a boy in 1954... 1954. With the help of William and Josephine Waverley, Manny Freeman begins to uncover the story of Elijah, an African slave in the eighteenth century, wrongly accused of stealing and denied his rightful reward as set out in the missing Will of Sir William Waverley. 1974. It is the turn of Sonny, Manny Freeman's son, to visit Waverley Hall. Can Sonny be the one to find the missing Will - when so many, including William's son, Joseph, have failed before? Sonny also has his own battle with prejudice to fight - prejudice which endangers his chance to put right the ancient injustice. For readers of about nine and over.