In seventeenth-century Scotland, everyone knows the devil is real. Everyone knows that witches exist. Everyone knows that saying the wrong thing can get you hanged . . . When fourteen-year-old Maggieâe(tm)s grandmother is accused of witchcraft, Maggie has to run for her life. With English soldiers on the march, nowhere is safe âe" certainly not Ladymuir, where her uncle is determined to defy the king. And wherever Maggie goes, disaster follows . . . A gripping historical novel about a young girlâe(tm)s journey through the Killing Time.