A young man is found hanging by a rope in his Edinburgh home. A simple, sad suicide, yet Detective Inspector Tony McLean is puzzled by the curious suicide note. A second hanged man and another strange note hint at a sinister pattern.
Returning to what has become his violently corrupt hometown in Mississippi after a tour in Afghanistan, Army Ranger Quinn Colson investigates his uncle's alleged suicide and uncovers shocking personal secrets.
"Outstanding. How some of the Canadians managed to keep their senses of humour in the trenches of WW1. Stories, songs, poems, irreverent cartoons, regimental newspapers. All in spite of the horrible conditions, amongst the lice and the mud and t..."