Harry Potter meets Agatha Christie in this bestselling magical
Seth is the oppressed kitchen boy
at the remote Last Chance Hotel, owned by the nasty Bunn family.
His only friend is his black cat, Nightshade. But when a strange
gathering of magicians arrives for dinner, kindly Dr Thallomius
is poisoned by Seth's special dessert. A locked-room murder investigation
ensues - and Seth is the main suspect. The funny thing
is, he's innocent ... can he solve the mystery and clear his name,
especially when magic's afoot?