Jazz Age students - Ralph, Daphne, Jenny, and Algae - visit Daphne's ancestral home in the Cambridgeshire countryside on the eve of Hallowe'en and the bicentenary of a curse hanging over Wulfmarsh Hall.
The Wulfmarsh Weekend is a darkly-humoured novel set in a secluded stately home in the Cambridgeshire fens of the 1920s. The youthful protagonists, having survived the traumas of the Great War; challenge the strict mores of their society, and question the judgment of its political and spiritual leaders; whilst becoming entangled in a cliche-ridden mystery.
Midnight - the witching hour - when Satan’s minions emerge to seize the desperate, the foolish, and the unwary. Travellers who venture out on foot along tenebrous country lanes, without so much as the moon to light their pathway, have long since Creation fallen prey to those f...