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The Raven In The Foregate By Ellis Peters

The Raven In The Foregate by Ellis Peters

Condition - Very Good
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Summary

In the twelfth chronicle Brother Cadfael finds a young man working in the Abbey's herb garden is suspected of murder.

The Raven In The Foregate Summary

The Raven In The Foregate: 12 by Ellis Peters

In a mild December in the year of our Lord 1141, a new priest comes to the parishoners of the Foregate outside the Abbey of Saint Peter and Saint Paul. Father Ailnoth brings with him a housekeeper and her nephew- and a disposition that invites murder. Brother Cadfael quickly sees that Father Ailnoth is a harsh man who behaves like a doom-saying raven. The housekeeper's nephew, Benet, is quite different, a smiling lad, a hard worker in Cadfael's herb garden but, as Brother Cadfael soon discovers, an impostor. And when Ailnoth is found drowned, suspicion falls on Benet, though many in the Foregate had cause to want the priest dead. Now Brother Cadfael is gathering clues along with his medicinals to treat a case of unholy passions, tragic politics, and perhaps divine intervention.

The Raven In The Foregate Reviews

Miss Peters is a beguiling writer. * DAILY TELEGRAPH *

About Ellis Peters

Ellis Peters is one of the pseudonyms of Edith Pargeter who wrote several books under her own name and also Peter Benedict, Jolyon Carr and John Redfern. She was the recipient of the Crime Writers Association and the Cartier Diamond Dagger Award. She died in 1995.

Additional information

GOR000531558
9780751517408
0751517402
The Raven In The Foregate: 12 by Ellis Peters
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Little, Brown Book Group
1996-02-01
256
N/A
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