Published at: Fischer (Germany), Text (Australia), Objetiva (Brazil), Iztok Zapad (Bulgaria), Albatross Media (Czech Republic), Fraktura (Croatia; Rights reverted), Lindhardt (Denmark), Robert Laffont (France), Kinneret Zmora (Israel; Rights Reverted), Mondadori (Italy), Kodansha (Japan), Sallim (Korea; Rights reverted), Juritzen (Norway), Muza (Poland), Planeta (Portugal), Polirom (Romania), AST (Russia), Carobna (Serbia; Rights reverted), Planeta (Spain), A.W. Bruna (The Netherlands), Krajina Mriy Publishing House (Ukraine; Rights reverted), Orion (UK), Little Brown (USA).
Synopsis: Calcutta, 1935: The heart of darkness. A train up in flames rambles across a city. A fire spectre spreads terror in the shadows of the night. But this is only the beginning of the story. On the eve of his sixteenth birthday, Ben Sheere and his friends are forced to face the most terrible and deadly enigma in the history of the city of palaces.