An American Goshawk in Scotland

Conor Jameson has a mystery to share… It has some of the hallmarks of a Conan Doyle murder mystery, complete with period costume, a shooting, a body, a fairytale Victorian Highland setting, suspects, big city and small town locations, journeys in between, and – for good measure and Hollywood appeal – a strong American angle. In fact the central character is a ‘Yank’ – Accipiter gentilis atricapillus to be precise – the fabled Northern Goshawk. It’s spring 1869 and there is unrest in the British Empire – Canada, this time. The finishing… Read More