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Reviews

It's always a special treat to return to Lochdubh
The New York Times
Looking for escape? Tired of waiting for Brigadoon to materialise? Time for a trip to Lochdubh... where M C Beaton sets her beguiling whodunits featuring Constable Hamish Macbeth
New York Times Book Review
The detective novels of M C Beaton, a master of outrageous black comedy, have reached cult status
Anne Robinson, The Times
The detective novels of M C Beaton, a master of outrageous black comedy, have reached cult status
Anne Robinson, The Times
Beaton, a Scot herself, excels at giving readers a taste of Highland life and creating a believable character in the lonely, brilliant, continually frustrated-in-love Macbeth
Booklist
The much-loved Hamish Macbeth series... a beguiling blend of wry humour and sharp observations of rural life
Good Book Guide
The much-loved Hamish Macbeth series... a beguiling blend of wry humour and sharp observations of rural life
Good Book Guide
M C Beaton's Hamish Macbeth books are a delight: clever, intricate and sardonic. The flavour is reminiscent of Compton MacKenzie's Whisky Galore and I'm very glad to own a complete set
Kerry Greenwood
Beaton, a Scot herself, excels at giving readers a taste of Highland life and creating a believable character in the lonely, brilliant, continually frustrated-in-love Macbeth
Booklist
Looking for escape? Tired of waiting for Brigadoon to materialise? Time for a trip to Lochdubh... where M C Beaton sets her beguiling whodunits featuring Constable Hamish Macbeth
New York Times Book Review
M C Beaton's Hamish Macbeth books are a delight: clever, intricate and sardonic. The flavour is reminiscent of Compton MacKenzie's Whisky Galore and I'm very glad to own a complete set
Kerry Greenwood
It's always a special treat to return to Lochdubh
The New York Times