When David Wisher\'s mother inherits a house in a Yorkshire village, he feels he is coming home, for he has seen the house in his dreams. When he arrives, he finds a place touched by ancient stories and beliefs – including the legend of the Seven Sleepers, spreading evil, pestilence and destruction.
Mark Morris (born 1963) is an author most well known for his series of horror novels, although he has also written novels based on the BBC Television series Doctor Who. He currently lives in Tadcaster, North Yorkshire, with his wife (the artist Nel Whatmore) and their children, David and Polly. He has used the pseudonym J. M. Morris for the novel Fiddleback.