News: SCOT IN A TRAP won an Anthony award! And IPOF is up for a Macavity!  

Event: HOP SCOT launch party

I'm reading: CASE STUDY, Graeme Macrae Burnet

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Q: Who drew all the pies? A: Mark did. The Edinburgh Sketcher



Lexy is long overdue a trip to Scotland to see her parents, and an unexpected death in the extended Last Ditch family makes Christmas in a bungalow in Dundee with eleven others seem almost irresistible.

But when Lexy and the crew hop across the Atlantic, there’s been a change of plan. And a murder . . .  Explore the book        


Edinburgh 1948. It’s the first day of the new National Health Service and wee Nelly Crowther fae Freer Street, wearing a Sunday hat on a Monday morning, is ready to take on the world. Is she ready to solve a murder too?

The war is won. Now for the peace . . .

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Something sinister is afoot in the streets of Dundee, when a puppeteer is found murdered behind his striped Punch and Judy stand, as children sit cross-legged, licking lollies and  drinking ginger beer  . . .

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