From the pages of the nationwide bestselling Dame Frevisse mysteries...
A competition OF MURDER...
In the early summer season of 1438, Joliffe and his fellow gamers have arrived in Coventry for the theatrical competition of Corpus Christi Day. hired through one of many city's wealthy and strong service provider guilds, they plan to give of the numerous performs for you to extravagantly depict all of God's tale in a parade of pomp and pageantry.
But at the same time they arrange to accomplish the Nativity, Joliffe might be referred to as directly to play a sensible guy off the degree in addition. while the service provider grasp Kydwa is going lacking and is presumed useless, the crafty Bishop Beaufort calls on Joliffe's abilities as a secret agent to discover the mysteries of Coventry's elite. As suspicion falls on his personal partners, Joliffe is drawn into the devilish machinations of a mystery sect of heretics bent on destroying the Church. The gamers will be pressured to give the harrowing of Hell, yet will Joliffe be capable to resolve a confession of corruption earlier than Coventry's darkish enigmas unharness a medieval bloodbath of the innocents?
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