While picking berries in the hills near her village in Scotland, 8 year old Mysie meets a red fox – a most unusual red fox. Mysie learns that she has been expected and that she is to go to a nearby village and rescue a young girl, a village Mysie had never heard of. But in order to rescue the girl, as well as many of the village children, Mysie soon finds that she must first unravel an age old mystery before time runs out and all is lost.
Murder of the Peddler
A cattle buyer from southern New Brunswick makes the “deal of a lifetime” at the railhead in Fredericton Junction in the fall of 1895. Unfortunately, he befriends the wrong people and, a few day later, his lifeless body is discovered along a lonely road. The killers escape, leaving an innocent associate behind to take the fall. Who was responsible for the killing? Will justice be served?