This is a gripping storey of crime and remorse, as well as vengeance and reward. Pip, the protagonist, is lost in the horrific world of forge. Yet he despised his job and aspired to be a gentlemen one day. Pip's character, his life, and his struggle have been portrayed so subtly that readers can imagine themselves living Pip's life and struggling to find the next step. Illustrations bring characters to life and enable readers to engage in imaginative play with the plot.