“He saw the horses—great, dark blue horses, with
wide wings, flying swiftly, high up in the moonlight.
There were seven horses, and on the back of each horse,
there was a witch. Their silver cloaks were -streaming
out behind them, and they looked beautiful.”
Tim, Jeremy and Nicola are trapped in the castle of the strange and mercurial Mandrake! Imprisoned in the tall tower, Mandrake waits for the Wind Witches to arrive on their winged horses, the Night Mares. Can Tim escape before the Wind Witches capture them?