December, 1142. A brother of Shrewsbury Abbey suffers a fall that almost kills him. He makes a shocking deathbed confession to Brother Cadfael. When the man recovers Cadfael accompanies him on an arduous journey to redeem his past sins.
Head of Zeus * Crime Fiction
02 Jun 2014 * 205pp * £4.99 * 9781784080655
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