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Lexie Conyngham Walking, mostly. I choose a detail I'm particularly stuck on, stick on a coat and shoes and head out, and worry away at that detail until I have it…moreWalking, mostly. I choose a detail I'm particularly stuck on, stick on a coat and shoes and head out, and worry away at that detail until I have it all unwound in my head, then go home and write it all down. There are days when my head just shies away from writing altogether, though, and then it's best to go away and do something else entirely for the day.(less)
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Happy Christmas to all! Here's a new short story featuring Murray of Letho:

High Tide in Tyskebryggen



‘You must not think of going home yet.’
‘That’s extremely kind of you, but my business here is done,’ said Murray, then looked up at his host. Odgar Hansen, flour merchant, was prosperously plump and well-padded with wool which exuded, like everything else here, an odour of damp. He also had an... Read more of this blog post »
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Interview with Daniel Hossack (Mystery & Thrillers)
1 chapters   —   updated Sep 22, 2014 07:15AM
Description: Daniel Hossack, manservant to Charles Murray of Letho, is interviewed as he is about to leave Italy.
The Tender Herb: A Murder in Mughal India (Mystery & Thrillers)
1 chapters   —   updated Jul 11, 2014 01:45AM
Description: Charles Murray, far from his estate at Letho, is dealing with servant problems in Italy when an urgent message forces him to undertake an unexpected journey. Going to the aid of one woman, he finds another and is pursued by a third, but that is no recipe for an easy life. He finds himself in Mughal Delhi, but will he solve the mystery that brought him there, and redeem himself in his own eyes, or will his voyaging take him even further from home?
Dead Dogs and Apple Trees (Mystery & Thrillers)
1 chapters   —   updated Apr 29, 2014 12:39PM
Description: Another short story featuring Murray of Letho, set in Newburgh, Fife.
What Happened on the Way (Mystery & Thrillers)
1 chapters   —   updated Apr 25, 2013 09:16AM
Description: Quick short story featuring Charles Murray.
Fellowship with Demons (Mystery & Thrillers)
1 chapters   —   updated Dec 21, 2012 10:20AM
Description: Fifth book in the Murray of Letho series, murder mysteries set in Georgian Scotland
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" Oh, yes, I used to be seasonal till I got swamped with knitting a few years ago! But it's much nicer to knit in the colder weather. "
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“The Troll was well over seven feet tall, and smelled of body odour and Germolene.”
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“Despite my ghoulish reputation, I really have the heart of a small boy. I keep it in a jar on my desk.”
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