The Smile of a Ghost (Hardcover)

By Phil Rickman

MacMillan UK, 9781405051699, 473pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2005



The border town of Ludlow has it allexquisite medieval streets, a parish church the size of a cathedral, and a weight of history and legend. After a young teenage boy dies, his grandmother becomes convinced she's still seeing her dead grandson in the old town. Merrily Watkins, parish priest is brought in to find out if it is dementia, delusion or something even more disturbing?