Twelve Minutes to Midnight (The Penelope Tredwell Mysteries)

Christopher Edge

Penelope Tredwell is the feisty thirteen-year-old orphan heiress of Victorian Britain's bestselling journal, the Penny Dreadful. Her spine-chilling tales--concealed below the pen identify Montgomery Finch--are gripping the general public. someday she gets a letter from the governor of the Bedlam madhouse asking for Finch's aid to enquire the asylum's unusual goings-on. each evening at accurately twelve mins to hour of darkness, the inmates all commence feverishly writing-incoherent ramblings that Penelope fast realizes are scary visions of the century to come back. yet what's inflicting this phenomenon? within the first publication of this shrewdpermanent new sequence, Penelope is drawn right into a exciting secret extra terrifying than something she may well ever think!

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