After a famous fantasy writer is murdered in his castle-like mansion, two unlikely investigators discover evidence of a serial killer. As they uncover the backgrounds of the victims, the truth resembles the writer’s most bizarre and horrific fiction.
Beth Cato’s debut steampunk novel THE CLOCKWORK DAGGER will be released by HarperCollins Voyager in September 2014. Her short stories appear in Beneath Ceaseless Skies, InterGalactic Medicine Show, and Nature. Her website is bethcato.com.