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The Faithful Dead

(The fifth book in the Hawkenlye series)
A novel by

An elderly pilgrim dies in Hawkenlye Vale. Nothing suspicious about that: he was gravely ill when he arrived. Meanwhile Josse d'Acquin has a visit from Prince John. Accompanied by his seer, the Prince urgently seeks news of a stranger, Galbertius Sidonius. Hurrying to Hawkenlye Abbey to enlist the Abbess Helewise's help, Josse finds that she has a problem of her own: a decomposing body has been discovered. Naked, and killed by an expert hand. Josse's brother, Yves, arrives; a visitor at Acquin has been asking for the brothers' father, Geoffroi, who went to Outremer with King Louis and Queen Eleanor. Josse, Yves and the Abbess are hurled into a mystery whose roots stretch back much further than the Second Crusade. And, watching them with his strange dark eyes, is the enigmatic figure of the Prince's Magister...

Genre: Historical Mystery
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Hardback Editions

March 2004 : UK Hardback

Title: Faithful Dead, The
Author(s): Alys Clare
ISBN: 1-84395-226-2 / 978-1-84395-226-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ulverscroft Large Print Bks.
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   

November 2002 : UK Hardback

Title: The Faithful Dead (A Hawkenlye Mystery)
Author(s): Alys Clare
ISBN: 0-340-79329-5 / 978-0-340-79329-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
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Paperback Editions

June 2003 : UK Paperback

Title: The Faithful Dead (Hawkenlye Mysteries)
Author(s): Alys Clare
ISBN: 0-340-79330-9 / 978-0-340-79330-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder Paperbacks
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Kindle Editions

June 2003 : Canada Kindle edition

Title: The Faithful Dead
Author(s): Alys Clare
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
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June 2003 : Australia, UK Kindle edition

Title: The Faithful Dead (A Hawkenlye Mystery Book 5)
Author(s): Alys Clare
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU