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?
Head of Zeus * Crime Fiction
02 Jun 2014 * 224pp * £4.99 * 9781784080648
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