"Having spent time in Shetlands I do enjoy the description of life on these islands. The references to the mud slide issues, the decrease in oil money, and the xenophobic life in hamlets. The plot is interesting but Cleeves is not an exceptional wr..."
"This reminds me of the French artsy movies that take place around a dining room table or in one long tedious scene in a salon. It is an existential exploration of human frailty and lack of control in life. Characters seem to be driven by events an..."