Deed of Murder
by Cora Harrison

The enthralling new Burren mystery . . .

April 1511, Ireland. Mara, Brehon of the Burren, is celebrating the christening of her son when she notices that three of her law students have disappeared from the party. The next morning, one of them is found dead on a lone mountain pass with suspicious wounds. He was carrying an important legal document that has now disappeared.

But why did he choose to deliver it during the night, and what of the two other missing students? Mara must uncover the truth, and it at first seems that the stolen deed holds all the answers . . .


As usual, Harrison makes combining a whodunit with the subtleties of Irish law look easy

Publishers Weekly Starred Review

Intrigue, deception, age-old feuds between neighboring kingdoms culminate in a suspensefully clever conclusion


Cora Harrison

Cora Harrison turned to writing historical fiction after she retired from teaching to live on a farm near the Burren in the west of Ireland. As well as the Reverend Mother series, she is the author of the ‘Mara’ series of Celtic mysteries, set in sixteenth-century Ireland, and the new Gaslight mystery series set in Victorian

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Deed of Murder by Cora Harrison is available in the following formats

Hardback978072788071029th July 2011145 X 222mm224£21.99
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