A Rare Benedictine, Paperback Book


Ellis Peters' A RARE BENEDICTINE introduces Brother Cadfael, the beloved medieval sleuth brought to life by Derek Jacobi in CADFAEL.In the autumn of 1120, after sixteen years of plotting, manipulating and fighting to conquer Normandy, the King's Court has returned to England, victorious.

But, for one Welshman amongst them, the adventure is just beginning.For Cadfael is about to embark on a journey that will lead him to the Abbey at Shrewsbury and into the Benedictine Order.

Where mystery, intrigue and treachery await...To be treasured by Cadfael fans, this is also the perfect starting point for readers delving into the Chronicles of Brother Cadfael for the first time.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 176 pages, Illustrations by Clifford Harper
  • Publisher: Headline Publishing Group
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  • Category: Crime & mystery
  • ISBN: 9781472233806

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