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Aug 01, 2006
| ISBN 9780425211113
Aug 01, 2006
| ISBN 9781440623745
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Aug 01, 2006 | ISBN 9780425211113
Aug 01, 2006 | ISBN 9781440623745
In the spring of 1435, Joliffe and his fellow players are sent to the village of Ashewell not only to stage plays, but to uncover some dark secrets about the town’s three wealthy families: the Ashewells, the Medcotes, and the Gosyns. A rivalry has been brewing among the families, entangling the entire town in a web of seduction, deception, and blackmail.
Matters go beyond the breaking point when someone turns to murder to settle their grievances. And if one murder is good, why not another? If all the world is a stage, then it’s up to Joliffe to bring the curtain down on this tragedy—before another man takes his final curtain call…
Margaret Frazer was nominated for an Edgar Award for Best Original Paperback for both The Servant’s Tale and The Prioress’ Tale. The Sister Frevisse series includes The Novice’s Tale, The Servant’s Tale, The Outlaw’s Tale, The Bishop’s Tale, The Boy’s Tale,… More about Margaret Frazer
“Set in the same [world] as Margaret Frazer’s Dame Frevisse mysteries…Historical mystery fans will love this series.”—Midwest Book Review
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