Fifteen-year-old Oscar Drai is attending a boarding school in Barcelona, Spain. When wondering the old quarter of the city he meets Marina and her father German Blau. One day he finds Marina in an old cemetery watching a macabre ritual that occurs on the last Sunday of each month. When they follow the lady shrouded in black, they find themselves pulled into postwar Barcelona. A time where aristocrats and actresses, inventors and tycoons are on top, but there is a dark secret that is waiting for them in the labyrinths that tunnel under the city. Are their lives in danger? Will they be able to remain friends? What secrets are being hidden that might tear all of their lives apart?
326 pages, ISBN:9780316044714, Ages 14+, Recommended by Joleen Waltman Media Generalist Aberdeen, ID