By David Ashton
The 3rd in David Ashton's sequence of McLevy thrillers, A Trick of the sunshine sees McLevy workforce up with Arthur Conan Doyle to pursue a ruthless killer. it truly is 1860 and a accomplice officer, Jonathen Sinclair, arrives in Edinburgh with a sheaf of cash to buy a blockade-runner from Clydeside shipbuilders. he's betrayed to the Union forces and is shot lifeless by means of their mystery brokers. who're they and the place is Sinclair's cash? in the meantime, a stunning younger American spiritualist, Sophia Adler, is the toast of upper-class Edinburgh together with her dramatic seances. notwithstanding, she might but turn out to be the deadliest girl McLevy and Conan Doyle will ever come across.