Blood On The Stone
A 17th Century detective must solve a murder to save the woman he loves.
King Charles II brings the English parliament to Oxford, amid sectarian hysteria over a plot against the throne.
William Harbord, MP and leader of an extremist Protestant group, is found stabbed to death. Luke Sandys, Chief Officer of Bailiffs, must investigate, with his trusty deputy, Robshaw.
Although married, he is secretly in love with Cate – the daughter of a Catholic couple who run a local inn where the vaults are used for illegal Romish sacraments.
As lines of inquiry converge, Luke’s heart pulls him one way, while duty pulls in the opposite direction.
Which will he choose to follow? Will he crack the case in time? And will he declare his love?
- Historical mystery thriller about a detective who defends justice and human rights
- A gripping mystery
- Love against the odds!