Rose Nicholson by Andrew Greig (Quercus, 2021)
The first book is featuring at the BOOKMARK meet the author event on 21 May, when Magnus Linklater will be interviewing Andrew Grieg about his latest novel, Rose Nicolson (ISBN:9781784292980) hardback; paperback due out in June (ISBN:9780857054869). This story has it all. Set in the immediate aftermath of the Scottish Reformation, when Queen Mary has fled and her heir, Jamie, is but a boy, this is a tale of menace, conspiracy and high politics. For our protagonist, Will Fowler, it is also a tale of love, friendship and derring-do.