• Edinburgh Fringe

Join journalist Peter Ranscombe as he reads from and discusses Hare, his debut novel. Peters book takes the story of Burke and Hare, Scotlands most notorious killers, and asks what happened next to Hare after Burke was hanged for their crimes. His book places Hare in Boston during the early years of the American Civil War, when a series of murders place Hare under suspicion once more. Peter " who worked for the Scotsman and Scottish Field magazine " will speak about the facts and the fiction surrounding Burke and Hare. The evening will include audience questions.