The third novel written by Carlos Ruiz Zafon for younger readers
A mysterious toymaker who lives as a recluse in an old mansion, surrounded by the magical beings he has created. . .
A sickly wife locked away in a hidden room. . .
These are the elements of a mystery will bind 14-year-old Irene to Ismael during one magical summer spent in Blue Bay when her mother takes a job as a housekeeper for the enigmatic toymaker, Lazarus Jann.
Enter the Cemetery of Forgotten Books and meet Daniel, Bea and Firmin from the bestselling cycle of Barcelona-based books that began with The Shadow of the Wind.