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.
Head of Zeus * Crime Fiction
02 Jun 2014 * 265pp * £5.99 * 9781784080631
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