The Death of a Falcon

Medieval Mystery: The Death of a Falcon softcover

The Death of a Falcon softcover

THE DEATH OF A FALCON, Muirteach’s fourth adventure, takes Muirteach and his wife Mariota to the royal court of Robert II. 

Scotland, 1375: Muirteach MacPhee and his wife Mariota visit Edinburgh Castle, assisting the Lord of the Isles in his negotiations with King Robert II. A trading vessel arrives at the nearby port of Leith from the far away Norse settlement in Greenland. The ship brings unexpected diversion and carries coveted wares: gyrfalcons, unicorn’s horns, and fine furs. Both King Robert and the Lord of the Isles desire the rare birds, easily worth a king’s ransom.

Muirteach and Mariota, unaccustomed to the sophistication of castle life, initially find pleasure in the heady and flirtatious glamor of the royal court. Then sudden and unexpected cruelty, followed by the senseless death of a beautiful young girl, plunge the couple into a murky sea of alliances and intrigue that stretches from Scotland across the icy western ocean to the far northern lands of the Norse, leaving trails of treachery and murder in its wake.

THE DEATH OF A FALCON is now available in paperback and ebook through Amazon and through the Ingram catalogue for order by your favorite local bookstore.  The Nook edition can be ordered through Barnes & Noble.

Softcover $13.95

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