Night of The Lightbringer
by Peter Tremayne
A stranger murdered in a gruesome ritual. A prophetess foretelling the return of the ancient gods: the intriguing new Sister Fidelma mystery.
Ireland, AD 671. On the eve of the pagan feast of Samhain, Brother Edulf and the warrior, Aidan, discover a man murdered in an unlit pyre in the heart of Cashel. He has been dressed in the robes of a religieux and killed by the ritualistic ‘three deaths’.
When a strange woman known as Brancheó appears in a raven-feather cloak foretelling of ancient gods returning to exact revenge upon the mortal world, she is quickly branded a suspect. But in their search for the killer, Sister Fidelma and Eadulf will soon discover a darker shadow looming over the fortress. For their investigation is linked to a book stolen from the Papal Secret Archives which could destroy the New Faith in the Five Kingdoms…and Fidelma herself will come up against mortal danger before the case is unravelled
Genre: Women Sleuths
“Tremayne effectively explores the era's religious schisms”
Night of The Lightbringer by Peter Tremayne is available in the following formats
|Hardback||9780727888174||1st May 2018||147 X 222mm||368||$32.95|
|Ebook||9781780109732||1st September 2018||N/A||224||$6.99|
|Paperback||9781847519283||4th August 2020||138 X 216mm||368||$17.95|
The Sister Fidelma Mystery Series