Trudi Tweedie is the author of books: The Pure Heart, Laughing Is Catching, The Visitor, The Big SleepOver, Clappety Cat And The New House, Who Said So?, I'm A Big Bad Dog, The Maji Muku Storybook For Children (The Maji Muku Forest Series 1)
When Iseabail is employed by a wealthy merchant to be his daughter's companion, her life changes forever. Transported from her remote island home to the Scottish borderlands, Iseabail is unnerved both by her precocious young charge and the house's secrets: a hidden chapel, servants who speak in a foreign tongue, a mute stableboy. And then the merchant returns with a mysterious cargo. Why has Iseabail really been summoned here? And will she ever make it back home?