The Law of Angels Paperback
Part of the An Abbess of Meaux Mystery series
Summer, 1384. The sun is hot and high - but storm-clouds of insurrection are gathering over England.
Hildegard of Meaux - sleuth, spy and now an abbess of the powerful Cistercian order - has found refuge from a world of violence and blood-feud at her new home in Yorkshire.
But by taking a bonded maid into the fold, Hildegard has made a dangerous enemy, an enemy who thinks nothing of destroying her little sanctuary to further his own ends.
Meanwhile her own history, and her possession of a priceless relic, threatens to drag her into the schemes of traitors to the crown who seek to overthrow King Richard II - including the ruthless Henry Bolingbroke. And with portents in York that the end of days is imminent; signs expressed by death in fire, can even the resourceful Hildegard unweave the tangled skein of conspiracy?
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 512 pages
- Publisher: Allison & Busby
- Publication Date: 26/09/2011
- Category: Historical mysteries
- ISBN: 9780749009243