Set deep within the Ashdown Forest, an experimental government institution for the rehabilitation of traumatised First World War heroes becomes the scene for a series of gruesome murders. With the police and the authorities seemingly uninterested, it falls to the esteemed paranormal investigation agency of Lyons & Hounds (est. 1895) to uncover the grisly secret that lies at the heart of 500 Acre Asylum.
Caractacus Plume is the official biographer of Lyons & Hound Paranormal Investigation Agency (est. 1895). Because of the highly sensitive nature of the Agency's work, some of the names in the upcoming manuscripts have been changed to protect the identities of certain individuals (the author's included).