Books

Format: 06/2019
Format: 06/2019
Peters, Ellis
Ellis Peters
[field_chapter]

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
[field_chapter]

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
[field_chapter]

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
[field_chapter]

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
[field_chapter]

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
[field_chapter]

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
[field_chapter]

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
[field_chapter]

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
[field_chapter]

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
[field_chapter]

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
Peters, Ellis
Ellis Peters
[field_chapter]

In the Autumn of 1142, a holy man living as a hermit is found dead. His murder coincides with the arrival at the Abbey of Shrewsbury of the new Lord of Eaton. Brother Cadfael suspects a connection, but the new lord is only ten years old – who can have been acting in his interests?

The Hermit Of Eyton Forest by Ellis Peters
Peters, Ellis
Ellis Peters
[field_chapter]

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.

The Confession Of Brother Haluin by Ellis Peters
Peters, Ellis
Ellis Peters
[field_chapter]

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.

The Heretic's Apprentice by Ellis Peters
Peters, Ellis
Ellis Peters
[field_chapter]

August, 1143. During the ploughing of Abbey land, the hastily buried remains of a woman's body are unearthed. Uneasiness pushes Brother Cadfael to find the whole truth behind this unexpected discovery.

The Potter's Field by Ellis Peters
Peters, Ellis
Ellis Peters
[field_chapter]

In the April of 1144, Brother Cadfael is sent to Wales on Church business, but becomes entangled in the affairs of a young woman desperate to escape an arranged marriage.

The Summer Of The Danes by Ellis Peters

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