“Suspenseful . . . McIntosh deftly balances plot and period detail.”—Publishers Weekly
“Gil’s adventures (A Pig of Cold Poison
, 2008, etc.) continue to provide satisfying, albeit convoluted, mysteries larded with historical detail.”—Kirkus Reviews
“A good pick for fans of the series and the genre.”—Library Journal
"Will do for Glasgow in the fifteenth century what Ellis Peters did and her Brother Cadfael did for Shrewsbury in the twelfth."—Mystery Readers Journal
About the Author
Born and brough up in Lanarkshire, Pat McIntosh lived and worked in Glasgow before settling on Scotland's west coast, where she lives with her husband and three cats.