By Maureen Jennings
The kidnapping of a tender girl in 1858 results in Toronto thirty-eight years later — in murder.
In 1858, a tender lady on her honeymoon is forcibly kidnapped and brought around the border from Canada and bought into slavery. Thirty-eight years later, Detective Murdoch is operating on a homicide case that would take all of his resourcefulness to resolve. the landlord of 1 of Toronto's livery stables has been chanced on lifeless. He has been horsewhipped and left placing from his wrists in his tack room, and his spouse claims significant amount of money has been stolen. Then a moment guy is usually murdered, his physique unusually tied as though he have been a rebellious slave. Murdoch has to determine no matter if Toronto's small "coloured" neighborhood has a vicious assassin in its midst — an research that places his personal lifestyles at risk.