It is the beginning of the long winter holidays and for Victor it means another boring stay in the children’s home. But things very quickly change when he happens to stumble upon the weird woman living down the street. Ia de Goede’s hands can do no wrong, especially when she is making her delicious famous milk tarts. Victor, however, soon finds out what wrong those hands really can do when you get into their firing line. He and his friends, Jenny and Flute, will have to act fast if they want to save their school, and for that matter, the world. This is a Chilling story with lots of blood curdling surprises that will also be enjoyed by older readers alike.