A tormented apprentice clockmaker – and a deadly knight in armour. A mechanical prince – and the sinister Dr Kalmenius, who some say is the devil. These characters merge to create a story that is funny, frightening, exciting and clever.
Tick, tock, tick, tock! Some stories are like that. Once you’ve wend them up, nothing will stop them …
A tormented apprentice clock-maker, a deadly mechanical knight in armour – and the sinister Dr Kalmenius, who some say is the devil … Wind up these characters, fit them into a story on a cold winter’s evening, with the snow swirling down, and suddenly life and the story begin to merge in a peculiarly macabre – and unstoppable – way.
Almost like clockwork …