In The Summer Of , War Between King Stephen And The Empress Maud Takes Brother Cadfael From The Quiet World Of His Garden Into A Battlefield Of Passions, Deceptions, And Death Not Far From The Safety Of The Abbey Walls, Shrewsbury Castle Falls, Leaving Its Ninety Four Defenders Loyal To The Empress To Hang As Traitors With A Heavy Heart, Brother Cadfael Agrees To Bury The Dead, Only To Make A Grisly Discovery One Extra Victim That Has Been Strangled, Not Hanged
Edith Pargeter.Edith Mary Pargeter, OBE, BEM was a prolific author of works in many categories, especially history and historical fiction, and was also honoured for her translations of Czech classics she is probably best known for her murder mysteries, both historical and modern Born in the village of Horsehay Shropshire, England , she had Welsh ancestry, and many of her short stories and books both fictional and non fictional were set in Wales and its borderlands.During World War II, she worked in an administrative role in the Women s Royal Naval Service, and received the British Empire Medal BEM.Pargeter wrote under a number of pseudonyms it was under the name Ellis Peters that she wrote the highly popular series of Brother Cadfael medieval mysteries, many of which were made into films for television.
- 214 pages
- One Corpse Too Many
- Ellis Peters
- 06 August 2019 Ellis Peters