Badger's Moon

Badger's Moon

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Baker & Taylor
Following the brutal murders of three young girls during three subsequent full moons in the seventh-century kingdom of Muman, Ireland, king's sister Fidelma of Cashel and her companion, Brother Eadulf, are dispatched to restore order to their panicked village and to discover the killer before the moon's next cycle.

McMillan Palgrave
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. So it is with mixed feelings that she receives the summons from Abbot Brogan. There have been a series of shocking murders that have terrorized the villagers near the Abbey of Finbarr; three young girls have been violently slaughtered - one per month of the night of the full moon, the most recent only days before during the badger's moon, October's full moon. The villagers are angrily demanding answers from the abbey, who are housing three visitors from faraway--strangers who the villagers believe are behind the gruesome murders. As a respected Brehon, Fidelma, along with her companion Brother Eadulf, is dispatched by her brother the king to restore order to the panicked village and investigate the killings. But time is running out and Fidelma must act quickly, uncovering the complicated truth before the next full moon comes and the lunatic killer strikes again.
"Authentically detailed, this suspenseful period piece blends elements of spiritual, cultural, and economic intrigue into a historical whodunit featuring a remarkably timeless heroine."--Booklist


Holtzbrinck
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. So it is with mixed feelings that she receives the summons from Abbot Brogan. There have been a series of shocking murders that have terrorized the villagers near the Abbey of Finbarr; three young girls have been violently slaughtered - one per month of the night of the full moon, the most recent only days before during the badger's moon, October's full moon. The villagers are angrily demanding answers from the abbey, who are housing three visitors from faraway--strangers who the villagers believe are behind the gruesome murders. As a respected Brehon, Fidelma, along with her companion Brother Eadulf, is dispatched by her brother the king to restore order to the panicked village and investigate the killings. But time is running out and Fidelma must act quickly, uncovering the complicated truth before the next full moon comes and the lunatic killer strikes again.


Blackwell North Amer
In October of A.D. 667, Fidelma of Cashel - sister to one of the 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. So it is with mixed feelings that she receives the summons from Abbot Brogan. There have been a series of shocking murders that have terrorized the villagers near the Abbey of Finbarr; three young girls have been violently slaughtered - one per month on the night of the full moon, the most recent only days before the badger's moon, October's full moon. The villagers are angrily demanding answers from the abbey, which is housing three visitors from far away - strangers who the villagers believe are behind the gruesome murders. As a respected Brehon, Fidelma, along with her companion Brother Eadulf, is dispatched by her brother the king to restore order to the panicked village and investigate the killings. But time is running out and Fidelma must act quickly, uncovering the complicated truth before the next full moon comes and the lunatic killer strikes again.

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& Taylor

Following the brutal murders of three young girls during three subsequent full moons in the seventh-century kingdom of Muman, Ireland, Sister Fidelma of Cashel and her companion, Brother Eadulf, are dispatched to restore order to their panicked village and to discover the killer before the moon's next cycle.

Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Minotaur, 2005
Edition: 1st St. Martin's Minotaur ed
ISBN: 0312323417
Branch Call Number: M TREMAYNE
Characteristics: xx, 265 p. : map ; 22 cm

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