By Ellis Peters
A Welsh Benedictine monk dwelling at Shrewsbury Abbey in western England, Brother Cadfael spends a lot of his time tending the herbs and greens within the garden—but now there’s a extra urgent subject. Cadfael is to function translator for a bunch of clergymen heading to the city of Gwytherin in Wales. The team’s objective is to assemble the holy is still of Saint Winifred, which previous Robert hopes will increase the abbey’s attractiveness, in addition to his personal. but if the priests arrive in Gwytherin, town is split over the request.
while the best opponent to irritating the grave is located shot lifeless with a mysterious arrow, a few think Saint Winifred herself added the lethal blow. Brother Cadfael is familiar with a mundane hand did the deed, yet his plan to root out a assassin might dig up greater than he can handle.
earlier than CSI and Law & Order, there has been Brother Cadfael, “wily veteran of the Crusades” (Los Angeles Times). His wisdom of herbalism, picked up within the Holy Land, and his skillful observance of human nature are advantages in dire occasions, and earned Ellis Peters against the law Writers’ organization Silver Dagger Award. A Morbid flavor for Bones kicks off a long-running and much-loved sequence that went directly to be tailored for degree, radio, and television.