The Strings of Murder

The Strings of Murder

A Frey & McGray Novel

Book - 2016
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Fearing a national panic over a copycat Ripper, Scotland Yard sends Inspector Ian Frey to investigate under the cover of a fake department specializing in the occult. However, Frey's new boss - Detective 'Nine-Nails' McGray - actually believes in such nonsense. McGray's tragic past has driven him to superstition, but even Frey must admit that this case seems beyond reason. And once someone loses all reason, who knows what they will lose next...
Edinburgh, 1888. A virtuoso violinist is brutally killed in his home. Black magic symbols cover the walls. The dead man's maid swears she heard three musicians playing before the murder. But with no way in or out of the locked practice room, the puzzle makes no sense...
The brutal slaying of a violinist in his home in 1888 sparks a locked room murder mystery investigated by two diametrically opposed Edinburgh detectives. --Publisher.
Publisher: New York, NY : Pegasus Crime, 2016
Edition: First Pegasus Books cloth edition
Copyright Date: ©2015
ISBN: 9781681771328
Branch Call Number: MYSTERY DEMUR...O
Characteristics: 406 pages ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: a novel


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Jun 10, 2016

I enjoyed this book although I found it by accident. It was in fiction under "b"s. Learned some things about Marfan syndrome as well. Will look forward to the next one in the series.


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