The Devil's Diadem

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HarperCollins Publishers, 2011 - Australian fiction - 522 pages
20 Reviews
It is mid-twelfth century Europe and Evelyn Langtofte joins an aristocratic household to attend Adelie, the wife of the Earl of Pengraic, a powerful Lord of the Marches -- the dark Welsh borderlands. Then a plague that has swept Europe overtakes England and as life descends into chaos and civil disorder, Evelyn is about to discover that the horrors she survived at Pengraic Castle were but a prelude to the terrifying maelstrom which now envelops her and all of her countryfolk.

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User Review  - Susie - Goodreads

One of those books that you can't put down and are sorry to finish....very interesting plot and characters. A fantasy version of 12th century England and the rise of a young woman through the ranks of ... Read full review

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User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

I quite liked it, the story of it, and the horror of the plague. But I do think that it had a bad habit of praising the "naive innocence" of the main female character, who very rarely had an active ... Read full review

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