In 1137, the Abbot of Shrewsbury decides to acquire the remains of St Winifred. Brother Cadfael is part of the expedition sent to her final resting place in Wales and they find the villagers passionately divided by the Benedictines' offer for the saint's relics.
Head of Zeus * Crime Fiction
02 Jun 2014 * 295pp * £5.99 * 9781784080518
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