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The Doomsday Machine
Catherine Webb

Classification : General & Literary Fiction
Pub Date : Jan 24, 2008
Imprint : Atom
Page Extent : 320
Binding : HB
ISBN : 9781905654000
Price : 799

About the book
London, 1865. There are many mysteries in this world that are yet to be resolved. Some of them, man was not meant to know . . .

Scientist, inventor and occasional sleuth, Horatio Lyle, is a man of science - a man of reason. As such, he does not care for the Tseiqin and the strange, mystical enigma they represent. But when news reaches him of a plot to remove them - through the simple expedient of mass murder! - well . . . that presents a problem for a man of moral fortitude. A decent man. A man like Horatio Lyle . . .

Once more leading his young friends, Tess and Thomas, and his faithful hound, Tate, into a series of the most appalling dangers, Lyle leaps to the rescue of his mortal enemies. But when the dust clears and the menace has been confronted, there remains one rather pressing question for occasional Special Constable Horatio Lyle: who's going to rescue him . . . ?

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Catherine Webb
Having published her extraordinary debut, MIRROR DREAMS, at the age of 14, Catherine Webb has quickly established herself as one of the most talented and exciting young writers in the UK.
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