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  • St. Peter’s Fair: The Fourth Chronicle of Brother Cadfael

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 57 mins)
    • By Ellis Peters
    • Narrated By Johanna Ward
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    (18)

    In the summer of 1139, there is a pause in the civil war racking the country, and St. Peter’s Fair promises to bring some much-needed gaiety to Shrewsbury—that is, until the dead body of a wealthy merchant is found in the river Severn. Was Thomas of Bristol the victim of murderous thieves? If so, why were his valuables abandoned nearby?

    Carol says: "Classic Cadfael"
    "An Escape"
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    Elis Peters writes literate novels that assume the reader is intelligent. The Brother Cadfael stories are well thought out very well written. The characters are believable and the stories plausible. "St. Peter’s Fair" isn't Peter's best novel, but in a world of gratuitously gruesome and vulgar entertainment, her historical fiction is always an escape.

    I thought that a woman reader portraying male characters might not work, but Johanna Ward does a wonderful job. Enjoy!

    2 of 3 people found this review helpful

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