Bran Deferyl, itinerant fiddler and singer sets off on a song-collecting tour of the Wye valley. On the train from London to Hereford he meets orphaned Jenni Merryweather who is coming to live with her aunt now her father is dead. They make friends. Bran meets Jenni’s Aunt Aferyl and agrees to visit when he passes Moch Ros, where she lives. 

On his first night, at Mordiford, he dreams of a dragon and an old man.

The next morning, at the bridge, he meets the old man who tells him he must help. Help what? Before he can find out the old man disapears … What will Bran do now?

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