Daily Archives: January 23, 2017

His Bloody Project by Graeme Macrae Burnet

Another 1st person historical fiction – this time taking place in rural Scotland circa 1869 and involving crime. Young Roderick Macrae is in jail for murder.  The book opens with some statements and then gets to his own statement for about … Continue reading

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Rites of Passage by William Golding

Here’s another historical fiction which takes place on board a ship in the 19th century and involves murders.  (Ho-hum)  The North Water took place in the Arctic circa 1859 and includes several murders,   Rites of Passage takes place in the South Seas … Continue reading

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