A first novel enriched by the vividness of its period settings and animated by the lifelike characters. --New York Times
An engaging historical mystery --Houston Chronicle
A finely flavoured plot, credible characters, and detailed atmosphere make this a winner. --Library Journal
If you want a good, cosy read with interesting characters, an admirable hero and an unusual setting, then you will certainly enjoy this book. --The Bookbag
This series is going to be addictive...Hugely enjoyable read, enhanced by the excellent characters, the glimpses into life in Victorian Canada and by anticipation (from the TV version) of things to come. --Book Geeks
About the Author
Maureen Jennings emigrated to Canada from the UK at the age of seventeen. Best known for the Murdoch Mysteries series, the TV adaptation of which has been running since 2008, Jennings has also launched a new contemporary series featuring a forensic profiler named Christine Morris. She lives in Toronto, Canada with her husband, two cats and two dogs.