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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 322
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 293
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      4 out of 5 stars 293

    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

    • Badger's Moon

    • A Sister Fidelma Mystery of Ancient Ireland
    • By: Peter Tremayne
    • Narrated by: Caroline Lennon
    • Length: 11 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 49
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 48
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 48

    In October of 667 A.D., Fidelma of Cashel - sister to the one of kings of Ireland, a religieuse of the Celtic Church, and an advocate of the Brehon courts - is struggling with her most challenging role yet, that of mother to her infant son Alchu....

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Subtle Serpent

    • A Celtic Mystery
    • By: Peter Tremayne
    • Narrated by: Caroline Lennon
    • Length: 12 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 84
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 84
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 84

    In the year 666 A.D., a headless female corpse is found in the drinking well of a remote abbey in southwest Ireland: clasped in one hand is a crucifix; tied to the other arm is a pagan death symbol....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Wooden serpent

    • By D. Kitchel on 05-06-18

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Smoke in the Wind

    • A Sister Fidelma Mystery of Ancient Ireland
    • By: Peter Tremayne
    • Narrated by: Caroline Lennon
    • Length: 11 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 61
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 61
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 61

    In seventh-century Ireland, then the light of reason in a darkening world, Fidelma - a religious advocate of the Brehon courts and sister to the king of Muman - is an increasingly notable figure often called upon for her wisdom, legal knowledge, and devotion to the truth....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great glimpse of 7th-century history

    • By Christy on 05-17-15

    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
      5 out of 5 stars 61
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 59
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 59

    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

    • Behold a Pale Horse

    • A 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 51
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 51

    In AD 664, just after the events detailed in Shroud for the Archbishop, Fidelma of Cashel takes a unexpected detour on her trip home from Rome....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Another great one, but a missed opportunity

    • By Charlie Donahue on 07-26-17

    Regular price: $29.95

    • 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 97
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 91
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 91

    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 Chalice of Blood

    • A Mystery of Ancient Ireland
    • By: Peter Tremayne
    • Narrated by: Caroline Lennon
    • Length: 12 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 45
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42

    AD 670: When an eminent scholar is found murdered in his cell in the Abbey of Lios Mor, fear spreads among his brethren. His door was secured from the inside, with no other means of exit....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • pretty good book

    • By Cheryl on 02-19-19

    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 73
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 70
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 71

    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

    • The Second Death

    • A Mystery of Ancient Ireland
    • By: Peter Tremayne
    • Narrated by: Caroline Lennon
    • Length: 11 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 39
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35

    The Kingdom of Muman is preparing to celebrate the Great Fair of Cashel. It is an extravagant nine days of contests, food, and endless entertainment....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Thank You Peter Tremayne!

    • By Lefurnari on 10-28-16

    Regular price: $24.95

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