A whisper on the wind tells of murderous intent. An assassin prepares in the highlands. Can new operative Kirsten Stewart hunt down the killer before they strike at the heart of Scotland’s democracy.
Having left the Highlands murder team behind and joined the shadowy world of the secret services, former DC Kirsten Stewart overhears a plot that strikes to the very core of Scotland’s governance. As the stakes get higher and Kirsten becomes cut off from her superiors, can she stop the assassin before they eliminate their prime target.
In her first solo mission, Kirsten Stewart finds herself in deep shadow and in receipt of disturbing news. Only by remaining incommunicado can she find out the intentions of a killer and stop the murder of Scotland’s top politician. Will former boss DI Macleod’s faith in her be justified or will she watch the deadliest attack on Scotland’s democracy happen on her watch?
To work without a net, you must face the fear of falling!
A Shot at Democracy
Kirsten Stewart from the Highlands and Islands Detective series strikes out on her own as an operative for the British Secret services. Often alone and on the edge of the law, Kirstenhas to leave behind the guidance of DI Macleod and make he rown judgements and take the consequences.
Praise for “Water’s Edge“, the first Highlands & Islands Detective Thriller
There was a nice twist at the end which I didn’t see coming – Amazon Reviewer
Brilliant! Great plot! Good strong characters! – Amazon Reviewer
it was so good in that the story line had many layers and continued to get deeper as the plot went on….Well worth reading. – Amazon Reviewer
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