Mia lives with her Nan in an old cottage. Everything in her life seems normal until one night she is woken by the sound of crying.
Mia confides in her best friend Safi, a refugee boy from Iraq, but in doing so puts his life at risk by exposing him to the supernatural forces unfolding around her.
A mysterious, wooden talisman and a grainy, black and white photograph provide unsettling clues to the ghostly phenomenon.
An old and terrible secret is unravelling and Mia and Safi need all their grit and determination to face the danger ahead.