The Precarious Child by Pip Ballantine
Series: Tale from the Archives.
Approx. 5,830 words.
Published on January 10, 2012 by
The street urchins that will one day be called the Ministry Seven, have a task from Agent Harrison Thorne. It seems simple enough, however their leader Miss Verity Fitzroy discovers that a surprise from her past is tangled up with this mysterious man which leads to a very precarious situation.
Tales from the Archives are short stories set in the world of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences.