The City of Light – Steve Griffin

A portal to India, hidden in a mysterious garden in the English countryside.

A demonic killer, preying on Indian street children.

A lonely English girl, the only one who can stop the killing.

After inheriting her great-uncle’s cottage, Lizzie Jones discovers a magical portal to Kashi, the Indian City of Light, concealed in his strange garden. Soon she begins to suspect a mysterious intruder might be the terrifying killer, the Pisaca of Kashi, using the portal to evade capture. Lizzie must act to save the children – but what can she do?

A fast paced mystery adventure for lovers of His Dark Materials and Harry Potter.

‘an entertaining and exciting book. I was hooked as soon as Lizzie traveled to India’ Guardian Children’s Books