In this story based on the Shakespeare play, "Macbeth," and set in eleventh-century Scotland, Lady Mary, the fourteen-year-old ward of Lord and Lady Macbeth, is sent to live with Lady Macbeth to learn the ways of nobility, but after Mary's father is hanged as a traitor, her fate is in the hands of her ruthlessly ambitious guardians.
Macbeth, King of Scotland, active 11th century. -- Fiction.
Murder -- Fiction.
Scotland -- History -- To 1057 -- Fiction.