The author has undertaken many roles in his working life, from mail boy to national sales manager, from underwriter to head guide of a tours company. In this capacity he wrote the company's recorded commentaries and their range of "Uncle Bob" audio downloads.
A quarter of a million people a year marvel at these recordings (perhaps marvel is too strong a word, let's settle for listen to).
He is also old enough to know better.
Death of a Grey Man
Step aside Inspector Rebus, there's another crime solver stalking the not so mean streets of Edinburgh's New Town. This one comes with calculator, accountancy tables and a broken marriage. When Sandy Gray's father's murdered body is left in an Edinburgh tourist spot and the police investigation sta...