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The Cross of Columba

(Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences #short from anthology 5)

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April, 1883

Agent Bryan Teague travels from the London offices to a remote area of Scotland on the call of Lord Pennyfarthing, a self-proclaimed scientist and specialist in ancient and rare fauna. Agent Teague arrives to find his skepticism of Pennyfarthing’s previous follies on finding a traumatised valet and a dying English lord with an incredible fish story…

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Kindle Edition, 26 pages
Published November 7th 2012 by Imagine That! Studios
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Melissa Hayden
Dec 04, 2012 rated it it was amazing
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The sever storms are hitting Eliza's and Wellington's area, but they make it to the Archives. And Eliza learns the Archives are well protected from leaks. All is safe.

Agent Bryan Teague is sent on another excursion after the Lord Pennyfarthing, a thorn in Teague's side. Teague, being a zoological expert has become the one to follow Pennyfarthing around to find exotic creatures, and Teague is to prove them fake. Teague is now following Pennyfarthing to rainy Scotland to prove yet another farce -
Elizabeth (Miss Eliza)
Nice little mystery about Loch Ness, great set up and I did like the ending, though the appearance of the monsters... just didn't work 100% for me.
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Doc Coleman needs to update his bio. It doesn't look like he has touched it in a couple of years. I know this, because I am Doc, and I just looked at this bio and said, "Man, I need to update this thing."

Doc is really proud of his book The Perils of Prague. It has gotten really good reviews. You should take a look.

He also is in a recently published anthology called Paradise Found: Tales from the L

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  • The Diamond Conspiracy (Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences, #4)
  • The Ghost Rebellion (Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences, #5)
  • Operation: Endgame (Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences, #6)

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