A Pilgrimage to Murder (Brother Athelstan Medieval Mystery #17) (Large Print / Hardcover)

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Brother Athelstan's Canterbury pilgrimage is disrupted by brutal murder in the latest absorbing medieval mystery.

Summer, 1381. The Great Revolt has been crushed; the king's peace ruthlessly enforced. Brother Athelstan meanwhile is preparing for a pilgrimage to St Thomas a Becket's shrine in Canterbury to give thanks for the wellbeing of his congregation after the violent rebellion.

But preparations are disrupted when Athelstan is summoned to a modest house in Cheapside, scene of a brutal triple murder. One of the victims was the chief clerk of the Secret Chancery of John of Gaunt. Could this be an act of revenge by the Upright Men, those rebels who survived the Great Revolt?

At the same time Athelstan is receiving menacing messages from an assassin who calls himself Azrael, the Angel of Death? Who is he - and why is he targeting a harmless monk? Could Athelstan's pilgrimage be leading him into a deadly trap?
Product Details
ISBN: 9780727895844
ISBN-10: 0727895842
Large Print: Yes
Publisher: Severn House
Publication Date: October 31st, 2017
Pages: 368
Language: English
Series: Brother Athelstan Medieval Mystery