AUTHOR

Peter Tremayne

Peter Tremayne is the fiction pseudonym of Peter Berresford Ellis, a renowned Celtic scholar who has written over 30 books on the Ancient Celts and the Irish. As Tremayne, he is best known for his stories and novels featuring 7th century Irish religieuse Fidelma of Cashel. He lives in London.

Read more Read less

JOIN AUDIBLE FREE FOR 30 DAYS AND STAY FOR $14.95/mo.

Best Sellers

    • Absolution by Murder

    • A Sister Fidelma Mystery
    • By: Peter Tremayne
    • Narrated by: Caroline Lennon
    • Length: 9 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 301
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 273
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 274

    In AD 664 King Oswy of Northumbria has convened a synod at Whitby to hear debate between the Roman and Celtic Christian Churches and decide which shall be granted primacy in his kingdom....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting new (for me) series & great narrator!

    • By Yvette on 02-27-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Spider's Web

    • A Sister Fidelma Mystery of Ancient Ireland
    • By: Peter Tremayne
    • Narrated by: Caroline Lennon
    • Length: 11 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 67
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 68

    In the spring of AD 666, Sister Fidelma is summoned to the small Irish village of Araglin. An advocate of the Brehon law courts as well as a religieuse, she is to investigate the murder of the local chieftain....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Caught in the Web

    • By Underfoot on 07-30-18

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Shroud for the Archbishop

    • A Sister Fidelma Mystery
    • By: Peter Tremayne
    • Narrated by: Caroline Lennon
    • Length: 11 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 133
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 124
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 124

    Wighard, archbishop designate of Canterbury, has been discovered garrotted in his chambers in the Lateran Palace in Rome in the autumn of AD 664....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • meh...

    • By Jana L. Kane on 12-21-15

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Leper's Bell

    • A Sister Fidelma Mystery of Ancient Ireland
    • By: Peter Tremayne
    • Narrated by: Caroline Lennon
    • Length: 11 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 57
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 55
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 55

    In November of AD 667, Fidelma of Cashel has returned home to her brother's castle to discover that a servant, her son's nurse, has been found brutally murdered in the woods near town, and her son is missing, presumed kidnapped or worse....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Narrator Animates This Tale

    • By Schoolzout on 09-29-18

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Valley of the Shadow

    • A Sister Fidelma Mystery of Ancient Ireland
    • By: Peter Tremayne
    • Narrated by: Caroline Lennon
    • Length: 11 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 59
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 56
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 56

    In Ireland of AD 666, Sister Fidelma is sent by her brother, Colgu of Cashel, the king of Muman, to the remote valley of Gleann Geis, whose inhabitants still adhere to the ancient Druidic ways....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Historic details, Gripping plot

    • By Cheryl on 07-02-17

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Council of the Cursed

    • A Sister Fidelma Mystery of Ancient Ireland
    • By: Peter Tremayne
    • Narrated by: Caroline Lennon
    • Length: 11 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 46

    In AD 670 Fidelma of Cashel is asked to act as an advisor to the Irish delegation to a church council hostile to the Celtic Church....

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Dove of Death

    • A Mystery of Ancient Ireland
    • By: Peter Tremayne
    • Narrated by: Caroline Lennon
    • Length: 12 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 50
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 46
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47

    In A.D. 670, an Irish merchant ship is attacked by a pirate vessel off the southern coast of the Breton peninsula. Merchad, the ship’s captain, and Bressal, a prince from the Irish kingdom of Muman, are killed in cold blood after they have surrendered....

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Haunted Abbot

    • A Sister Fidelma Mystery of Ancient Ireland
    • By: Peter Tremayne
    • Narrated by: Caroline Lennon
    • Length: 11 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 54
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 53
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 52

    In December of 666 A.D., Fidelma of Cashel and her companion Brother Eadulf, having completed their business with the Archbishop of Canterbury, make one final journey before returning to Ireland....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Good series, Excellent narration

    • By Kathi on 02-25-15

    Regular price: $24.95

    • A Prayer for the Damned

    • A Sister Fidelma Mystery of Ancient Ireland
    • By: Peter Tremayne
    • Narrated by: Caroline Lennon
    • Length: 11 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 54
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 53
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 53

    In February of AD 668, Fidelma of Cashel and her companion, Eadulf, are about to get permanently married.....

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Dancing with Demons

    • A Mystery of Ancient Ireland
    • By: Peter Tremayne
    • Narrated by: Caroline Lennon
    • Length: 12 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 49
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 49
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 49

    In the late 7th Century, the High King of Ireland is killed at night in the middle of his compound. Who killed him is not in question - there are unimpeachable witnesses that point directly to the clan chieftain responsible....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another great Fidelma mystery

    • By Alison M Emmons on 08-06-18

    Regular price: $24.95

Are you an author?

Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography.