The Curse of the Toads

The year is 1682. A time of watchfulness and distrust.

When Reuben’s grandmother is accused of witchcraft and hanged, he knows he must get away before he becomes the next viction of suspicion.

On the road Reuben is picked up by the strange Doctor Flyte and his slow-witted assistant, Baggs. The pair seem to offer help and friendship. But is smooth-mannered Flyte all he seems? Reuben is forced to take a role in Flyte’s sinister travelling show and finds himself part of a terrifying plot, one which threatens his own life…