The Convenient

The Convenient

Albert Marsolais / Sep 20, 2019

The Convenient Convenient mistress whore B E Cant expression of standard meaning favorable to one s comfort Malcolm Forrester a physician from Edinburgh and Elspeth MacLeod a healer from the Isle of Skye were

  • Title: The Convenient
  • Author: Albert Marsolais
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  • Convenient, mistress, whore B.E Cant expression of standard meaning, favorable to one s comfort Malcolm Forrester a physician from Edinburgh, and Elspeth MacLeod, a healer from the Isle of Skye, were both educated in European universities, but only men are permitted to practice medicine in the Scotland of 1705 The two collide in Torrport, a small town near Edinburgh, Convenient, mistress, whore B.E Cant expression of standard meaning, favorable to one s comfort Malcolm Forrester a physician from Edinburgh, and Elspeth MacLeod, a healer from the Isle of Skye, were both educated in European universities, but only men are permitted to practice medicine in the Scotland of 1705 The two collide in Torrport, a small town near Edinburgh, Elspeth stubbornly seeking recognition as a physician, and Malcolm searching for a cure for smallpox amid the swirling vortex of war, politics, religion and disease Poverty and misadventure are ever present, and medicine a curious blend of old beliefs and new discoveries Elspeth delivers a beautiful young woman of her bastard child and suspects she was poisoned When the Laird s Second in Command is found dead, kneeling face down in a tub at the laundry, the two find themselves entangled in murder, smuggling, and espionage, amid powerful opposition that resists change Get A Copy Kindle Store Online StoresAudibleBarnes NobleWalmart eBooksGoogle PlayAbebooksBook DepositoryAlibrisBetter World BooksIndieBoundLibraries Or buy for Kindle Edition, 642 pages Published November 17th 2017 by Published Independently More Details ASIN B0779L6JLW Other Editions 3 All Editions Add a New Edition Combine Less Detail edit details Friend Reviews To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up Reader QA To ask other readers questions about The Convenient, please sign up

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    1. Medical mystery hard to put down 1705 Scotland Plot told in two alternating voices a young doctor, Malcolm, and a village healer, Elspeth Malcolm and fellow doctors are trying a blind experiment to see if inoculating subjects with smallpox scabs would bring on the disease, as part of search for a cure Obstacles are put in their way in the form of reactionary doctors fomenting violence Also, a young woman, Julianne, who is staying with Elspeth, with her bastard child, may have been poisoned Medic [...]


    2. A fascinating tale made interesting by the telling in two voices, alternating by chapter The story was interesting and exciting It held my interest and I often had a hard time putting it down.


    3. Won this book on Really enjoyed this story, the historical parts and characters were excellent Did not want it to end Highly recommend this book.



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