Dead Man's Ransom

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The year is 1141 and civil war continues to rage. When the sheriff of Shropshire is taken prisoner, arrangements are made to exchange him for Elis, a young Welshman. But when the sheriff is brought to the abbey, he is murdered. Suspicion falls on Elis, who has fallen in love with the sheriff's daughter. With nothing but his Welsh honor to protect him, Elis appeals to Brother Cadfael for help. And Brother Cadfael gives it, not knowing that the truth will be a trial for his own soul.
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9780786218295
9781490621494
9781481560283
149767123
9781497671232
148156028
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display_description Brother Cadfael must intervene when a prisoner exchange is interrupted by love and murder In February of 1141, men march home from war to Shrewsbury, but the captured sheriff Gilbert Prestcote is not among them. Elis, a young Welsh prisoner, is delivered to the Abbey of Saint Peter and Saint Paul to begin a tale that will test Brother Cadfael's sense of justice-and his heart. By good fortune, it seems, the prisoner can be exchanged as Sheriff Prestcote's ransom. What no one expects is that good-natured Elis will be struck down by cupid's arrow. The sheriff's own daughter holds him in thrall, and she, too, is blind with passion. But regaining her father means losing her lover. The sheriff, ailing and frail, is brought to the abbey's infirmary-where he is murdered. Suspicion falls on the prisoner, who has only his Welsh honor to gain Brother Cadfael's help. And Cadfael gives it, not knowing the truth will be a trial for his own soul.
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subject_facet Cadfael, Brother (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Detective and mystery stories, Downloadable audio books, Electronic books, Great Britain -- History -- Stephen, 1135-1154 -- Fiction, Herbalists -- Fiction, Historical fiction, Large type books, Monks -- England -- Shrewsbury -- Fiction, Monks -- Fiction, Mystery fiction, Shrewsbury (England) -- Fiction
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title_short Dead Man's Ransom
topic_facet Cadfael, Brother (Fictitious character), Electronic books, Herbalists, History, Monks