By Peter Tremayne
In mid-seventh-century eire, Sister Fidelma of Cashel-sister to the King of Muman, an recommend of Brehon Courts, and religieuse of the Celtic Church-returns swiftly from a pilgrimage to the Shrine of St. James. the scoop that brings her again is that her spouse and good friend, the Saxon monk Brother Eadulf, is lower than arrest for a major crime within the neighboring country of Laigin. driving furiously via antagonistic territory, she arrives in simple terms to determine she is just too overdue. Eadulf has already been attempted and located accountable of the homicide of a tender lady. Even worse, Laigin's king has deserted the normal judicial code of eire in want of the ecclesiastical Penitential from Rome-and below this code he's to be completed the subsequent morning.
Convinced that her buddy is blameless, Fidelma has simply twenty-four hours earlier than his execution to come back up with facts persuasive adequate to sway the king into permitting an allure of Eadulf's conviction. dealing with a king made up our minds to make an instance of Eadulf and an previous adversary of her personal, Fidelma quickly realizes that not anything is because it used to be portrayed, and at the back of the heinous crime is an excellent extra surprising conspiracy. Now, Fidelma needs to get to the bottom of her such a lot complicated puzzle earlier than time runs out for her closest significant other.
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Our Lady Of Darkness (Sister Fidelma, Book 10) by Peter Tremayne