Doctor Maynard Straker steps into the room, and speaks. 'Have no fear, Miss Ashton. I am entirely at your service.' But this is not her name. And she should not be here - in the Asylum. She is Miss Georgina Ferrars, of Gresham's Yard, London. And she can prove it.
John Harwood was born in Hobart and educated in Tasmania and at Cambridge University. He is the author of the novels The Ghost Writer and The Seance, and a recipient of the International Horror Guild's First Novel Award for Outstanding Achievement in Horror and Dark Fantasy.