By Margaret Frazer
Ripped from the pages of the award-winning author's Dame Frevisse novels...
A PLAGUE OF DEATH...
whereas his troupe chief recovers from grievous harm, Joliffe is pressured to discover paintings within the treacherous international of a medieval health facility. Plagued virtually to depression by means of the never-ending court cases and imaginary illnesses of the aged widow Mistress Cisily Thorncoffyn, the erstwhile undercover agent and theatrical participant is sort of relieved to find that sufferers are death from greater than their health problems. take care of the unwell and aged in either physique and soul is a sacred and holy accountability, yet Death's merciless scythe can continually use a supporting hand...
Now, with Mistress Thorncoffyn loudly proclaiming that somebody is making an attempt to kill her and swearing her wrath on somebody who permits it to ensue, Joliffe has no selection yet to discover the sickening anger which has claimed such a lot of lives earlier than extra of the blameless sick are with a last rest.
PRAISE FOR THE participant JOLIFFE SERIES
"Everything i would was hoping to discover: memorable characters, a meticulously targeted global, an exciting crime, and a lovely conclusion." - Roundtable Reviews
"Will entertain and confound you with its intricately plotted secret and richly exact writing... Ms. Frazer is familiar with the 15th century and it shows..." - Romance Readers Connection
"Deftly drawn characters appearing in a degree of tricky and exact information of medieval life." - Affaire de Couer
Carefully and faithfully rendered, 15th-century England and France and the entire political problems come simply to life... Medieval secret lovers will once more benefit from the smart participant Joliffe and his adventures. - The secret Reader
PRAISE FOR MARGARET FRAZER
"Prepare to be enchanted as Margaret Frazer transports you again to the fifteenth century." - Romantic Times
"More than simply an outstanding learn. The reader comes away sadder and wiser, figuring out that what tehy've learn is that stuff of actual lifestyles. Brava!" - Historical Novels Review
"A gentle and soaking up saga of conspiracy and treachery in 15th-century England... A tantalizing mystery seems to have wonderful political implications." - Publishers Weekly
"Finely plotted and subtly shaded. Frazer has the exact substance that brings an period to lifestyles, whereas her characters' mental make-up is as cunningly wrought because the ancient background." - Publishers Weekly
"Margaret Frazer has quietly claimed her position as one of many preeminent writers of ancient crime fiction, providing the total package deal - an exceptional secret, significant characters, and a desirable interval of background. Her novels are a dream to read." - Aunt Agatha's Newsletter
Herodotus Award Winner.
Twice nominated for the Edgar Award
Twice nominated for the Minnesota ebook Award
A Romantic occasions most sensible Pick.