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Heart of Ice

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

January, 1194. A very sick man is making his way to Hawkenlye Abbey to take the Holy Water cure. In his delirium, the Virgin Mary appears before him--a seeming recurrence of the miraculous sighting that led to the establishment of the Abbey. As he watches the beautiful woman approach, he begins to pray. But she strikes him with a club, then rolls him into a ditch. Winter becomes increasingly bitter. It is only when the thaw comes that the corpse is discovered by two travelers. It appears that he had come from France, carrying papers that Abbess Helewise asks Josse d'Acquin to decipher. As Josse sets off to find out what he can about the man, the two travelers who have brought them the body fall sick. And the sickness looks very much like plague…

Genre: Historical Mystery
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Hardback Editions

November 2006 : UK Hardback

Title: Heart Of Ice (Hawkenlye Mysteries)
Author(s): Alys Clare
ISBN: 0-340-83115-4 / 978-0-340-83115-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
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Paperback Editions

July 2007 : UK Paperback

Title: Heart Of Ice (Hawkenlye Mysteries 9)
Author(s): Alys Clare
ISBN: 0-340-83116-2 / 978-0-340-83116-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder Paperbacks
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Kindle Editions

July 2007 : Canada Kindle edition

Title: Heart of Ice
Author(s): Alys Clare
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
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July 2007 : Australia, UK Kindle edition

Title: Heart Of Ice (A Hawkenlye Mystery Book 9)
Author(s): Alys Clare
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU