In the Spring of 1140, a young man, pursued by a lynching mob, claims sanctuary just in time to save his life. Brother Cadfael believes the boy is innocent and sets out to prove it.
Head of Zeus * Crime Fiction
02 Jun 2014 * 278pp * £5.99 * 9781784080570
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