“ Sir Willoughby shivered

as they crept along the

portrait gallery. Moonlight

filtered through the stained

glass windows casting

eerie distorted patterns

across their faces. Their

footsteps echoed, and the

painted eyes of their

ancestors appeared to

follow them. ”

Thyme Castle’s portrait
gallery is on the ground
floor, connecting the
north tower to the south
tower - and houses
paintings of Thyme
ancestors going back

Try solving Panama’s Puzzle to see a
page of the author’s character sketches.