Place: Singapore. When: the year 1891.
What’s your biggest dream?
Sherlock Hong is fifteen years old, recently expelled from a boarding school in England for dabbling in alchemy and pursuing magical knowledge.
Still, he is eager to prove himself a worthy member of the International Order of Young Seekers. One day, he hears about a local necromancer who intends to bring a dead nightingale back to life.
Sherlock's investigation leads him deeper and deeper into the heart of a sinister situation thick with mystery, mischief and magic!
This is Book 1 of the Sherlock Hong series.