Photographer Septimus Blackwood is on a quest to rebuild and rise from the ashes of his own ambitions. Along the way he encounters many unforeseen obstacles.
These obstacles include the mysterious inhabitants of a long-abandoned theater, a nefarious foe, and an elusive nocturnal gang. There are unseen forces at large here; those that hide under slate, silk, and stone.
An old map is unearthed, its woven threads tell of a lost island and forbidden fruit. As the luminescence of gas lamps stretches across a dark city, a power struggle ensues. Who will be the bringer of light to Victorian London? Among the mayhem is Rick Best, a reporter turned detective with an obsession to track down one of London’s most notorious villains. Spring-Heeled Jack has eluded justice for decades. Is his time now up?
Will Septimus sacrifice everything in pursuit of his goal? The Movement of Light will linger long in the shadows of your mind.