15 to 17 September 2017 was the 32nd annual conference of the Police History Society which Gary and I attended. The event was held at the Imperial Hotel Torquay. There were some fascinating and thought provoking talks. Adam Wood of Mango Books who must be the leading expert on Chief Inspector Swanson of Scotland Yard,… Continue Reading
The Royal Ghost: A Mina Scarletti Mystery
BRIGHTON 1871: A book by two respectable spinsters claiming to have seen the ghost of the Prince Regent in Brighton Pavilion shocks the town and attracts the attention of spiritualist Arthur Wallace Hope. Mina Scarletti, a writer of horror stories and investigator of psychic phenomena, suspects fraud. As tensions rise, Mina and her associates delve into the mystery and soon discover that nothing is as it seems.