By Paul Doherty
February, 1381. A ruthless killer often called the Ignifer – fireplace Bringer – is rampaging via London, bringing agonising loss of life and destruction in his wake. He seems to be concentrating on all these excited about the hot trial and conviction of the attractive woman Isolda Beaumont, burned on the stake for the homicide of her husband. because the past due Sir Walter Beaumont was once an in depth good friend of the Regent, John of Gaunt orders Sir John Cranston and Brother Athelstan to investigate.
In the lifeless man’s ownership was once a replica of the mysterious ‘Book of Fires’, containing the key formulation of a devastating weapon, the so-called Greek hearth. The manuscript has on the grounds that disappeared, and Gaunt is determined for it to not fall into the fingers of the Upright males, who're busy plotting the nice Revolt.
Was Isolda rather in charge of homicide? who's the terrifying fireplace Bringer – and what does he wish? Brother Athelstan is ready to take on his such a lot demanding, and probably risky, case yet.
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Book of Fires, The: A Medieval mystery (A Brother Athelstan Medieval Mystery 14) by Paul Doherty