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Publisher's Summary

A mysterious pair of monks, whose abbey has burned down, have come to Shrewbury seeking refuge. Their story is tragic, and Cadfael quickly senses, riddled with half-truths. What dark secret are these strange monks hiding?
©1985 Ellis Peters (P)1994 Recorded Books, LLC
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5 out of 5 stars
By Joanna on 10-30-11

I Love Cadefael Mysteries, but...

...this one seems like an afterthought. I found it dragging and a little hard to get into.

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5 out of 5 stars
By April Game on 01-18-18

an excellent mystery indeed

first quality writing and great twist at the end. An intense and rich cadfael mystery.

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