Richard the Lionheart is still being held hostage after his crusade and his people made paupers by paying the ransom. The Abbess Helewise is struggling to keep the abbey going through a cold, brutal winter fending off starvation of her nuns and the local people. And then a much-loved person returns to her after nearly twenty years in desperate need of help. Her son. He claims his wife is suffering mental torments and his son is mute. But then a man is found strangled, dangling from a tree near the abbey. The next day her ...

Girl in a Red Tunic 2006, Hodder & Stoughton, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780340831144

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Girl in a Red Tunic 2005, Hodder & Stoughton Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780340831137