Alexander Seaton
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  • 1
    The Redemption of Alexander Seaton | S. G. MacLean

    The Redemption of Alexander Seaton

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 7 mins)
    • By S. G. MacLean
    • Narrated By Crawford Logan
    Overall
    (285)
    Performance
    (217)
    Story
    (214)

    Banff in the 1620s. A man staggering down the street. He appears drunk, but he's been poisoned. The victim, and apothecary's apprentice, is discovered dead in Alexander Seaton's house, a fallen minister whose life lies in tatters after his affair with the Laird's daughter is discovered and he is cast out of the kirk in disgrace. When his friend is accused of the apprentice's murder, Alexander sets out to solve the crime and clear his friend's name.

    Great book, well read

    This is the first review I've written, of the most surprising audio book I've yet read. Surprising in many ways: in the quality of both the writing a..Show More »

    Reviewed on 16 May 2009 by Rachel (Stoke on TrentUnited Kingdom)
  • 2
    A Game of Sorrows: Alexander Seaton, Book 2 | S. G. MacLean

    A Game of Sorrows: Alexander Seaton, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 14 mins)
    • By S. G. MacLean
    • Narrated By David Monteath
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (99)
    Performance
    (80)
    Story
    (79)

    It is 1628, Charles I is on the throne, and the British Crown is finally taking control of Ulster. Returning to his rooms one night, Alexander Seaton is shocked to find a stranger standing there - a man who could be his double. His name is Sean O'Neill, and he carries a plea for help from Maeve O'Neill, forbidding matriarch of Alexander's mother's family in Ireland. All those who bear their blood have been placed under a curse and only Alexander, whose heritage has been kept a secret, is immune.

    Excellent history

    Second book of a trilogy about Alexander Seaton.
    In this book Alexander goes to Ulster to help his mother's family. His grandmother fears the thre..Show More »

    Reviewed on 07 July 2013 by Gordon (Egremont, United Kingdom)
  • 3
    Crucible of Secrets: Alexander Seaton, Book 3 | S. G. MacLean

    Crucible of Secrets: Alexander Seaton, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 4 mins)
    • By S. G. MacLean
    • Narrated By David Monteath
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (76)
    Performance
    (63)
    Story
    (63)

    It is Midsummer, 1631, and while Alexander Seaton and his fellow masters enjoy the holiday, Robert Sim, librarian of Marischal College, is murdered in a dark alleyway in town. As the university and town authorities investigate the murder, Seaton is asked by the college principal to look into Sim's private life. During the course of this research, Alexander discovers a side to the librarian he could never have guessed, and personal feelings threaten to cloud his judgment and endanger his new marriage.

    Trouble in Aberdeen

    The Alexander Seaton books seem to divide people - you either like them or you don't. At times they can seem quite slow moving, which is strange as ac..Show More »

    Reviewed on 09 July 2013 by Bibliophile (Cumbria)