The Devil's Novice (Brother Cadfael Mysteries)

The Devil's Novice (Brother Cadfael Mysteries)

Ellis Peters


within the autumn of 1140 the Benedictine monastery at Shrewsbury unearths its new amateur Meriet Aspley a piece aggravating. the more youthful son of a favourite kin, Meriet is meek and biddable by way of day, yet his sleep is rife with nightmares so violent that they earn him the identify of "Devil's Novice". kept away from via the opposite clergymen, Aspley draws the fear of Brother Cadfael. Then a physique seems, that of a tender priest final noticeable on the Aspley property. Can Meriet be all for the dying? As occasions take a sinister flip, it falls to Brother Cadfael to notice the reality.

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