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The Virgin in the Ice: The Sixth Chronicle of Brother Cadfael
 
 
Author
Ellis Peters.
Publisher Sphere  
Format paperback
Product Dimensions 7.75 x 5 x 0.75 inches
ISBN 9780751547177
Pages/Publication Date 281/2011
Daedalus Item Code 32414
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The winter of 1139 is heated with the flames of civil war, even in Brother Cadfael's tranquil monastery gardens in Shrewsbury. Refugees fleeing north from Worcester are coming to Shrewsbury, among them two orphans from a noble family—a boy of 13 and an 18-year-old girl of great beauty—with their companion, a young Benedictine nun. But the trio fail to arrive, having disappeared somewhere in the wild countryside. Cadfael fears for these lost lambs, but he first must tend to a monk found naked and bleeding at the roadside. Why this holy man has been attacked, and what his fevered ravings reveal, give brother Cadfael a clue to the fate of the missing travelers, and he sets out to find them. Writing as Ellis Peters, linguist and scholar Edith Pargeter (1913–1995) created one of the great historical mystery sleuths in Brother Cadfael, the worldly Welsh Benedictine monk of Shrewsbury Abbey in 12th-century Shropshire, England. After a score of Brother Cadfael mysteries, and many others, Peters earned the Edgar Award, the Cartier Diamond Dagger, and enrollment in the Order of the British Empire (OBE) "for services to Literature."
 
 
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