Jean Brash Mysteries
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    Mistress of the Just Land: A Jean Brash Mystery 1 | David Ashton

    Mistress of the Just Land: A Jean Brash Mystery 1

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 15 mins)
    • By David Ashton
    • Narrated By Siobhan Redmond, David Ashton
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    New Year's Day - and through the misty streets of Victorian Edinburgh, an elegant female figure walks the cobblestones with a certain vengeful purpose. Jean Brash, the mistress of the Just Land, brings her cool intelligence to solving a murder, a murder that took place in her own bawdy house (the best in Edinburgh and her pride and joy). A prominent judge, strangled and left dangling, could bring her whole life to ruin, and she didn't haul herself off the streets, up through low, dirty houses of pleasure and violent vicious men, to let that come to pass.

    A fine female complement to McLevy series

    This book fits nicely into the McLevy series, but with a focus on the bawdyhouse mistress and her "magpies". Ms. Brash is every bit a match for McLe..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 27 2016 by Cindy (Missouri)