By Paul Doherty
June, 1381. The insurgent armies are massed open air London, made up our minds to overturn either Crown and Church. The Regent, John of Gaunt, has headed north, leaving his nephew, the boy-king Richard II, unprotected.
Brother Athelstan in the meantime has been summoned to the monastery at Blackfriars, tasked with fixing the homicide of his fellow priest, Brother Alberic, stumbled on stabbed to dying in his locked chamber. Athelstan may otherwise be maintaining his parishioners at St Erconwald’s. as a substitute, he unearths himself investigating a royal homicide that happened fifty-four years prior while the insurgent leaders plot the current king’s destruction.
What does the destiny of the king’s great-grandfather, Edward II, need to do with the homicide of Brother Alberic greater than fifty years later? while he reveals his personal lifestyles lower than possibility, Athelstan discovers that exposing earlier secrets and techniques may end up in current danger.
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Great Revolt, The: A mystery set in Medieval London (A Brother Athelstan Medieval Mystery) by Paul Doherty