A Capital Crime

Book A Capital Crime

A Capital Crime

The second Robert Young of Newbiggin MysterySeptember 1745Robert Young of Newbiggin finds himself in the unusual position of working side by side with his friend Captain Charles Travers of the Edinburgh Town Guard as they investigate the murder of a popular young man. It soon becomes apparent that the victim was more than he seemed as the investigation is drawn into political machinations with obstructions galore to contend with.Charles has also to somehow pluck up the courage to propose marriage to the girl he loves; Estelle Cannonby. To add to their problems the Jacobite army of Bonnie Prince Charlie is about to capture the city.From the gaiety of High Society weddings and balls at Holyrood Palace to the vermin infested drinking dens on the Cowgate they have to deal with Rebellious Princes', slave traders and a missing woman as they search for clues in a race to deliver justice before the guilty can escape.
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Stuart S. Laing

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