A Play of Heresy (A Joliffe Mystery)

A Play of Heresy (A Joliffe Mystery)

Margaret Frazer


From the pages of the nationwide bestselling Dame Frevisse mysteries...

A competition OF MURDER...

In the early summer season of 1438, Joliffe and his fellow avid gamers have arrived in Coventry for the theatrical competition of Corpus Christi Day. hired by means of one of many city's wealthy and strong service provider guilds, they plan to provide of the numerous performs in an effort to extravagantly depict all of God's tale in a parade of pomp and pageantry.

But while they organize to accomplish the Nativity, Joliffe could be referred to as directly to play a smart guy off the degree besides. whilst the service provider grasp Kydwa is going lacking and is presumed lifeless, the crafty Bishop Beaufort calls on Joliffe's talents as a secret agent to discover the mysteries of Coventry's elite. As suspicion falls on his personal partners, Joliffe is drawn into the devilish machinations of a mystery sect of heretics bent on destroying the Church. The avid gamers might be compelled to provide the harrowing of Hell, yet will Joliffe have the capacity to resolve a confession of corruption ahead of Coventry's darkish enigmas unharness a medieval bloodbath of the innocents?

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