Deadly Prospects by Clio Gray #BlogTour
Books / September 4, 2019

  Deadly Prospects is book 1 in the Scottish Mystery series. 1869, Sutherland, Scotland. For years the people of this remote area of the Highlands have lived a hard life. Now a local Gold Rush has attracted the Pan-European Mining Company to the area, and Solveig McCleery is determined to re-open the Brora mines and give the population the riches they deserve. But when work starts on re-opening the mines, the body of a prospector is discovered, and odd inscriptions found on stones near the corpse. Before the meaning of these strange marks can be deciphered another body is discovered. Are these attacks connected to the re-opening of the mines? Will Solveig’s plan succeed in bringing peace and prosperity back to the area? Or has she put in motion something far more sinister?   MY REVIEW Thanks to Kelly at Love Books tours for the invite and copy of Deadly Prospects by Clio Gray, the first book in the Scottish mysteries series This historical thriller, literally has a volcanic opening! 1855 , Iceland and a volcano is spewing its contents out, creating the scene for the story ahead. Leading us to 1869 Sutherland Scotland , the setting for the book. After years…