It’s 1912 and there has been a murder. It looked like a tragedy. The culprit had shot himself at the scene – all was not as it appeared. It all took place in Eastbourne in East Sussex.
Richard Vobes, the Bald Explorer, is investigating a murder and with the help of author Johnny Johnson we piece together the elements of this dreadful case in which a house is on fire and children are inside burning. The authorities found five bodies; so who were the others and what caused this terrible event?