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  • A Rare Benedictine

    The Advent of Brother Cadfael

    by Ellis Peters ...
    series The Chronicles of Brother Cadfael
    “Three classic stories featuring Brother Cadfael . . . whose powers of deduction are practically miraculous” in the Silver Dagger–winning medieval mystery series (Booklist).“Brother Cadfael sprang to life suddenly and unexpectedly when he was already approaching sixty, mature, experienced, fully armed and seventeen years tonsured.” So writes Ellis Peters in her introduction to A Rare Benedictine ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • The Leper of Saint Giles

    by Ellis Peters ...
    series The Chronicles of Brother Cadfael #5
    In this mystery in the award-winning series featuring a twelfth-century Benedictine monk, Brother Cadfael must travel to the heart of a leper colony to root out the secret behind a savage murder.Setting out for the Saint Giles leper colony outside Shrewsbury, Brother Cadfael has more pressing matters on his mind than the grand wedding coming to his abbey. But as fate would have it, Cadfael arrives ... Read more

    $10.79 USD

  • A Morbid Taste for Bones

    by Ellis Peters ...
    series The Chronicles of Brother Cadfael #1
    The “irresistible” and “compelling” first novel in the historical mystery series featuring a Welsh Benedictine monk in the twelfth century (The Washington Post).A Welsh Benedictine monk living at Shrewsbury Abbey in western England, Brother Cadfael spends much of his time tending the herbs and vegetables in the garden—but now there’s a more pressing matter. Cadfael is to serve as translator for a ... Read more

    $11.59 USD

  • The Hermit of Eyton Forest

    by Ellis Peters ...
    series The Chronicles of Brother Cadfael #14
    “Bodies and red herrings pile up in a satisfying way” in the Silver Dagger Award–winning medieval mystery series starring Brother Cadfael (Library Journal).The year is 1142, and England is in the grip of civil war. Within the cloisters of the Benedictine Abbey of Saint Peter and Saint Paul, there begins a chain of events no less momentous than the upheavals of the outside world.It starts with the ... Read more

    $14.39 USD

  • The Heretic's Apprentice

    by Ellis Peters ...
    series The Chronicles of Brother Cadfael #16
    Charges of heresy and murder are complicated by the contents of a mysterious treasure chestIn the summer of 1143, William of Lythwood arrives at the Benedictine Abbey of St. Peter and St. Paul, but it is not a joyous occasion—he’s come back from his pilgrimage in a coffin. William’s body is accompanied by his young attendant Elave, whose mission is to secure a burial place for his master on the ... Read more

    $14.39 USD

  • Dead Man's Ransom

    by Ellis Peters ...
    series The Chronicles of Brother Cadfael #9
    Brother Cadfael must intervene when a prisoner exchange is interrupted by love and murder, in the Silver Dagger Award–winning medieval mystery series.In February of 1141, men march home from war to Shrewsbury, but the captured sheriff Gilbert Prestcote is not among them. Elis, a young Welsh prisoner, is delivered to the Abbey of Saint Peter and Saint Paul to begin a tale that will test Brother ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Monk's Hood

    by Ellis Peters ...
    series The Chronicles of Brother Cadfael #3
    Silver Dagger Award Winner: In this medieval mystery, Brother Cadfael faces suspicion when one of his herbal ingredients is used to kill a man.Gervase Bonel is a guest of Shrewsbury Abbey of Saint Peter and Saint Paul when he suddenly takes ill. Luckily, the abbey boasts the services of the clever and kindly Brother Cadfael, a skilled herbalist. Cadfael hurries to the man’s bedside, only to be ... Read more

    $11.59 USD

  • The Devil's Novice

    by Ellis Peters ...
    series The Chronicles of Brother Cadfael #8
    From the Edgar Award–winning author: When a troubled novice is blamed for a priest’s disappearance, Brother Cadfael seeks to save his soul—and his life.Outside the pale of the Abbey of Saint Peter and Saint Paul, in September of 1140, a priestly emissary for King Stephen has been reported missing. But inside the pale, what troubles Brother Cadfael is a proud, secretive nineteen-year-old novice ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • The Pilgrim of Hate

    by Ellis Peters ...
    series The Chronicles of Brother Cadfael #10
    A monk must find a killer among a flood of religious pilgrims in this medieval mystery by the Edgar Award–winning author: “A series like no other” (*TheSan Diego Union-Tribune*).**In the year of our Lord 1141, civil war over England’s throne leaves a legacy of violence—and the murder of a knight dear to Brother Cadfael. And with gentle bud-strewn May, a flood of pilgrims comes to the celebration ... Read more

    $14.39 USD

  • The Confession of Brother Haluin

    by Ellis Peters ...
    series The Chronicles of Brother Cadfael #15
    A monk’s journey of amends leads to murder in this “thoroughly entertaining medieval mystery” in the Silver Dagger Award–winning series (Publishers Weekly).Winter arrived early in 1142, bringing with it a heavy snowfall. The safety of the guest-hall roof at the Benedictine Abbey of St. Peter and St. Paul comes into jeopardy, and the brothers are called upon to effect repairs. But the icy and ... Read more

    $14.39 USD

  • The Virgin in the Ice

    by Ellis Peters ...
    series The Chronicles of Brother Cadfael #6
    A monk embarks on a dangerous quest to find a trio of missing travelers in this medieval mystery by an Edgar Award–winning author.The winter of 1139 will disrupt Brother Cadfael’s tranquil life in Shrewsbury with the most disturbing of events. Raging civil war has sent refugees fleeing north from Worcester. Among them are two orphans from a noble family, a boy of thirteen and an eighteen-year-old ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Saint Peter's Fair

    by Ellis Peters ...
    series The Chronicles of Brother Cadfael #4
    In the twelfth century, merchants gather at a summertime fair—but when one of them is found dead in a river, a crime-solving monk must step in.St. Peter’s Fair is a grand, festive event, attracting merchants from across England and beyond. There is a pause in the civil war racking the country in the summer of 1139, and the fair promises to bring some much-needed gaiety to the town of Shrewsbury ... Read more

    $11.59 USD