Angelique and the Burning of Montreal
by Lionel Lizee
Published: June 9, 2013
In 1734 during a windstorm, a fire burned 45 homes and a hospital within three hours. Accused on the evidence of a 15 year old slave who claims to have heard Angelique swear that her mistress would not sleep in her bed that night, the novel details the discover of the motives for the accusation being upheld by the Prosecutor, Judges and court counsellors. Based on actual court records.