Mistress of the Art of Death
The national bestselling hit hailed by the New York Times as a "vibrant medieval mystery...[it] outdoes the competition."
In medieval Cambridge, England, Adelia, a female forensics expert, is summoned by King Henry II to investigate a series of gruesome murders that has wrongly implicated the Jewish population, yielding even more tragic results. As Adelia's investigation takes her behind the closed doors of the country's churches, the killer prepares to strike again.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Lauren2013 - LibraryThing
Mistress of the Art of Death by Ariana Franklin Sub-genre: Historical Mystery 5 Stars Synopsis: Henry II of England has a problem. The Jews are suspected of killing small children and cannot pay their ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - jepeters333 - LibraryThing
In medieval Cambridge four children have been murdered. The Catholic townsfolk blame their Jewish neighbors, so to save them from the rioting mob, the Cambridge Jews are placed under the protection of ... Read full review