Reporter Rebecca Connolly – who lives on the fictional Scottish island of Stoirm – senses a story coming on when Roddie Drummond returns to the island.
Fifteen years, previously, he he was charged with the murder of his lover, Mhairi.
Returning for his mother’s funeral, Roddie’s whereabouts have remained a mystery since he was last on the island.
The brash reporter takes it upon herself to dig into the secrets surrounding Mhairi’s death and her mysterious last words: ‘Thunder Bay’.
Thunder Bay, by Douglas Skelton, published by Polygon, £8.99.