By: Joan Aiken
Genre: Young Adult
Description: Joan Aiken, one of the most brilliant childrenâ€™s writers of her generation, delivers a dark and potent reading experience in this short, disturbing story. After their parentsâ€™ fatal accident, David and his sister live with their grandmother, a fearsome woman who possesses the power of the Evil Eye. Granâ€™s mysterious links to the old legends and magic of a remote Scottish island seem destined to lead to another tragedy...