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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.

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    • 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 320
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 292
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      4 out of 5 stars 292

    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

    • 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 139
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 130
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 130

    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

    • Suffer Little Children

    • A Sister Fidelma Mystery
    • By: Peter Tremayne
    • Narrated by: Caroline Lennon
    • Length: 11 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 96
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 90
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 90

    In AD 644 the Venerable Dacan, a respected scholar of the Celtic Church, is murdered while on a visit to the Abbey of Ros Ailithir in the Irish Kingdom of Muman....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love this series

    • By Carolsue Haney on 05-02-15

    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 59
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 57
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 57

    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 60
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 57
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 57

    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

    • Our Lady of Darkness

    • A Sister Fidelma Mystery of Ancient Ireland
    • By: Peter Tremayne
    • Narrated by: Caroline Lennon
    • Length: 11 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 56
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 56

    In mid-seventh-century Ireland, Sister Fidelma of Cashel-sister to the King of Muman, an advocate of Brehon Courts, and religieuse of the Celtic Church-returns hastily from a pilgrimage to the Shrine of St. James....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Best Sister Fidelma Mystery So Far!

    • By Hans L Erdman on 01-17-19

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Devil's Seal

    • 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
      4.5 out of 5 stars 48
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 48

    Ireland, AD 671. When a curious deputation of religieux arrive in Cashel, death follows close behind....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Too Much History

    • By Suzo on 11-18-18

    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 52
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 51
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 51

    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

    • 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
      5 out of 5 stars 49
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 49
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 48

    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 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 72
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 68
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 69

    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

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