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A Pilgrimage to Murder

I got my copy of “A Pilgrimage to Murder” by Paul Doherty from the library on Friday and sat down on Friday evening and read it straight through. 201 more words

A Pilgrimage To Murder by Paul Doherty

London 1381, and the Great Revolt is over. But that hardly means that the capital is a haven of tranquillity. The King is ruthlessly enforcing the peace and the remnants of the Upright Men and the Earthworms plot both survival and revenge. 546 more words

Historical Mysteries

Paul Doherty -Brother Athelstan Series

At the end of 2011, Severn House published Bloodstone by Paul Doherty, set in medieval London and featuring Dominican Friar, Brother Athelstan. It had been eight years since the last entry in the series and so the author wrote a background article setting the scene. 645 more words

The Great Revolt

“The Great Revolt” by Paul Doherty is the latest in the Brother Athelstan series of mysteries.

It has finally come… the Peasant’s Revolt has reached London.  254 more words

The Great Revolt by Paul Doherty

London, June 1381. If you know your history, you’ll know that this wasn’t the place to be. The Great Uprising, otherwise known as The Peasants’ Revolt, has finally started but while Brother Athelstan fears for his friends and parishioners, some of whom are well-established members of the Upright Men, the force behind the rebellion, he finds himself called to Blackfriars by his religious order. 440 more words

Historical Mysteries