Against the Light: An Irish Nationalist mystery set in by Marjorie Eccles

By Marjorie Eccles

A child is abducted – and the repercussions succeed in the top degrees of presidency during this soaking up old secret.

London, April, 1912. The 3rd Irish domestic Rule invoice is passing via Parliament and the location is growing to be ever extra annoying. heavily eager about the negotiations, cupboard minister Edmund Latimer unearths himself less than becoming strain – which simply intensifies while his seventh-month-old niece Lucy is snatched away in her pram in Regent’s Park.

Could there be a connection among Lucy’s kidnapping and the Irish talks? along with her husband below insupportable pressure, Edmund’s spouse Alice makes it her enterprise to determine. however the extra she discovers, the extra she realizes how little she fairly understands the fellow she married 5 years before.

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