The 1st book in the award-winning Rowland Sinclair mystery series.
Gripping, beautifully-written and deeply-researched this historical crime fiction series is set in the early 1930's and based on extraordinary yet real events.
Introducing Rowland Sinclair.
Rowland Sinclair is an artist and a gentleman. In Australia's 1930s, the Sinclair name is respectable and influential, yet the youngest son Rowland - an artist - has a talent for scandal.
Even with the unemployed lining the streets, Rowland's sheltered world is one of exorbitant wealth, culture and impeccable tailoring. He relies on the Sinclair fortune to indulge his artistic passions and friends. a poet, a painter and a brazen sculptress.
Mounting tensions fuelled by the Great Depression take Australia to the brink of revolution.
Rowland Sinclair is indifferent to the politics. until a brutal murder exposes an extraordinary & treasonous conspiracy.