Books

Format: 03/2017
Format: 03/2017
Peters, Ellis
Ellis Peters
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The complete collection of the Brother Cadfael medieval mysteries

Brother Cadfael: The Complete Chronicles by Ellis Peters
Peters, Ellis
Ellis Peters
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Set in the Year of Our Lord 1120, three tales of intrigue and treachery, featuring the chain of events that led one-time crusader Cadfael into the Benedictine Order.

A Rare Benedictine: The Advent Of Brother Cadfael by Ellis Peters
Peters, Ellis
Ellis Peters
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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.

A Morbid Taste For Bones by Ellis Peters
Peters, Ellis
Ellis Peters
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In the Summer of 1138, war between King Stephen and the Empress Maud takes Brother Cadfael from the quiet world of his garden to the bloody battlefield.

One Corpse Too Many by Ellis Peters
Peters, Ellis
Ellis Peters
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Christmas 1138, a local dignitary is poisoned with one of the herbalist's own concoctions and Brother Cadfael has to defend himself against charges of murder.

Monk's Hood by Ellis Peters
Peters, Ellis
Ellis Peters
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In July of 1139, a quarrel between the local burghers and the monks of the Benedictine monastery over Shrewsbury's annual Fair leaves a merchant dead.

Saint Peter's Fair by Ellis Peters
Peters, Ellis
Ellis Peters
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Autumn 1139. Outside the town of Shrewsbury is the infirmary of St Giles. When a member of a wedding party is savagely murdered, the only suspect claims sanctuary within its walls.

The Leper Of Saint Giles by Ellis Peters
Peters, Ellis
Ellis Peters
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During the bitter November of 1139, civil war brings refugees to Shrewsbury in search of sanctuary. But two orphans and their companion, a nun, do not arrive from Worcester as planned, and Brother Cadfael is despatched from the Abbey to try and locate them.

The Virgin In The Ice by Ellis Peters
Peters, Ellis
Ellis Peters
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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.

The Sanctuary Sparrow by Ellis Peters
Peters, Ellis
Ellis Peters
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September 1140. It falls to Brother Cadfael to find the disturbing truth behind the violent nightmares of a young novice in the Abbey of Shrewsbury.

The Devil's Novice by Ellis Peters
Peters, Ellis
Ellis Peters
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In the battle of Lincoln, 1141, the Sheriff of Shropshire is captured by the Welsh forces of the Empress Maud. The county proposes to exchange him for a young Welsh nobleman. But when the Sheriff is murdered only Brother Cadfael can save the captive from retaliation.

Dead Man's Ransom by Ellis Peters
Peters, Ellis
Ellis Peters
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During the May of 1141, pilgrims gather at Shrewsbury. The news from the road is that a knight has been murdered in Winchester. Brother Cadfael suspects this distant crime has a solution close to home.

The Pilgrim Of Hate by Ellis Peters
Peters, Ellis
Ellis Peters
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In the hot, dry August of 1141, England is still torn by civic strife. Amidst the carnage the Abbey of Hyde Meade is totally destroyed; its resident brothers dispersed, finding refuge in the Abbey of Shrewsbury. But Brother Cadfael realizes that two of these refugees are not all that they appear to be.

An Excellent Mystery by Ellis Peters
Peters, Ellis
Ellis Peters
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Winter, 1141. The Abbot of Shrewsbury returns from London bringing with him the harsh, unforgiving Father Ailnoth as pastor for Holy Cross parish. None are surprised when Ailnoth's body is found on Christmas morning, but it falls to Cadfael to find his murderer.

The Raven In The Foregate by Ellis Peters
Peters, Ellis
Ellis Peters
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In June of 1142, a young monk is murdered next to a white rose bush at a property bequeathed to the Abbey by a young widow. Brother Cadfael finds evidence that points to the widow's own household.

The Rose Rent by Ellis Peters

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