A ten-year old girl is forced into service in Victorian England after the death of her father
After the death of her father, ten-year old Nancie Knight has to leave the charcoal burner's hut, the only home she has ever known. She starts work at The Manor as a scullery maid and is forced to work long hours. She hears strange noises in the night. What can be causing them? And will she ever see her mother or baby brother again?