A reader sent me this cover from a website he found--I didn't even know the publisher had finalised it. Yes, you may well ask as he did, where's the ship? Go ask St Martin's art department. They did at least ask me what sort of dog Nana is and made her a small multicoloured mongrel as I described. Black Ship will be out in September. The story is concerned with the effects of American Prohibition in England, when Daisy's next-door neighbours get mixed up in trouble between bootleggers.