Meet Balfour Bryce McAlpin: renowned Victorian gentleman, misanthrope and cad-about-town.
When Balfour learns of his friend’s plans to visit a spiritualist medium, he is filled with scorn and skepticism. But when he witnesses the powers of Miss Clarabelle Maxwell first-hand, he soon finds himself under her spell.
Balfour wastes no time in setting about winning the affections of this new object of his desire – but soon discovers that Miss Clarabelle holds a terrible secret which puts his plans in disarray.
Can Balfour put aside his own desires, face his demons and win the heart of Miss Clarabelle?
A humourous novella set in Edinburgh in the 19th century, A Spirited Affair is the first in a series of Balfour Bryce McAlpin misadventures.
Published: 25 May 2014