Fortune Like the Moon

Fortune Like the Moon

Book - 1999
Average Rating:
1
Rate this:

Shortly before his unexpected coronation, King Richard passed a law letting all of England's prisoners go free. Shortly afterwards a young nun is found, gruesomely murdered. Richard swiftly employs an old military colleague of his, Josse d'Acquin, to unravel this hideous mystery. Who could have wanted to kill this innocent young novice, and, more worryingly, why?

Josse goes to Hawkenlye Abbey to find out the answers to these questions. He is having little success until meets the Abbess Helewise, a woman who quickly proves herself to be his equal, both as an amateur sleuth, and as a figure the community can rely on during this turbulent time for England.

This duo have to find the murderer, and find him quickly, or they'll have the King of England to answer to...

Publisher: London, UK : Hodder & Stoughton, 1999
ISBN: 9780340739310
0340739312
Branch Call Number: MYS CLA
Characteristics: 242 p. : map. ; 22 cm

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

b
blueroo276
Nov 18, 2015

Similar to the Cadfael books by Ellis Peters.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...
No similar edition of this title was found at VIRL.

Try searching for Fortune Like the Moon to see if VIRL owns related versions of the work.


  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top