In the Summer of 1143, two visitors arrive at the gates of the Abbey of Saint Peter and Saint Paul bearing a corpse. But another violent death follows in their wake, and Brother Cadfael is called upon to investigate the connection between these two gory events.
Head of Zeus * Crime Fiction
02 Jun 2014 * 245pp * £5.99 * 9781784080662
'A cult figure of crime fiction. Financial Times.
'A more attractive and preposessing detective would be hard to find.'
'A beguiling writer.'