[The Riddle of St Leonard's Books ] Free Read as ePUB AUTHOR Candace Robb


10 thoughts on “The Riddle of St Leonard's

  1. says:

    Candace Robb knows York and knows her history which is evident in her writing The characters are great and the story just takes me back to medieval YorkLovely books

  2. says:

    This is proving to be an enjoyable series of books The characters are drawn well enough to make the stories believable but not so sharply that their emotions affect mine

  3. says:

    Another great 14th century whodunnit Superb historical details and v likable imperfect protagonists

  4. says:

    I totally dig the Owen Archer series Each mystery fully engages me and reveals new insights into the challenging realities of medieval life It was very interesting reading a fascinating murder mystery set in 1369 York UK It was another I think the 3rd plague visitation and the historic responses of community members eerily reflect o

  5. says:

    This is the fifth Owen Archer book and this one has our intrepid mystery solver dealing with a problem that he won’t be able to fix no matter what he does – the plague has returned Owen can do all he can but there will

  6. says:

    Robb's metrical writing along with her well developed characters provide for much enjoyment and entertainment in this series Atmospherically yo

  7. says:

    Most interestingI very much enjoy reading historical fiction and Candace Robb is a master at telling these tales There is always a thread of truth in her stories and that makes them most interesting

  8. says:

    Why are people dying at the famous St Leonard's Hospital? Why are things being stolen there? It seems to be the elderly who are dying and who have paid for their care in return for their property Much to Owen Archer's dismay the Archbishop John Thoresby has assigned Archer to solve the problems for his nephew Richard Ravenser who is the mast

  9. says:

    An OK book Not the greatest mystery but the setting and historical details are interesting Didn't turn me off of the series will probably try it again at some point but certainly didn't raise it on my to read listFor thoughts complete review see the blog

  10. says:

    Nice and captivating novel especially in the second half of the book The historical details seemed uite accurate so if you read and imagine the characters at the same time you get the medieval atmosphere There are many names and characters men

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


download ☆ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB º Candace Robb

The Riddle of St Leonard's

Medieval York is wrapped in a dangerous riddle that only Owen Archer can unfurlThe fetid summer heat of 1369 has the citizens of York besieging Owen Archer's apothecary wife Lucie for physicks against noxious vapo. Another great 14th century whodunnit Superb historical details and v likable imperfect protagonists Einsteins Generation unfurlThe fetid summer heat of 1369 has the citizens of York besieging Owen Archer's apothecary wife Lucie for physicks against noxious vapo. Another great 14th century whodunnit Superb historical details and v likable imperfect protagonists

characters The Riddle of St Leonard's

Rs But than pestilence is in the air Owen is summoned to investigate the theft of rare treasures from St Leonard's Hospital and the untimely deaths of aging patientsWhat links a brutal robbery a fatal fire a lay s. Robb s metrical writing along with her well developed characters provide for much enjoyment and entertainment in this series Atmospherically you are swept into medieval times people hardships every day life The mystery was fairly easy to piece together nothing too intricate however with the pestilence causing havoc there was an ominous feel throughout the story the lives stolen the survivor s guilt the fear the general unknown of this devastating plague evident as remembrances of previous plague waves heighten concern Not a lot of suspense or action plot was busy in regards to lots happening and a variety of parties involved pace was smooth and even mild mystery yet entertaining with the hovering of the pestilence and the great cast as always both familiar and unfamiliarVisit Raven Haired Girl for reviews giveaways

download ☆ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB º Candace Robb

Ister some still call whore and a homeless urchin who shoots an arrow as straight as Owen himself Country lore and town gossip lead him deep into the past toward a killer with a heart blacker than the plague itsel. Why are people dying at the famous St Leonard s Hospital Why are things being stolen there It seems to be the elderly who are dying and who have paid for their care in return for their property Much to Owen Archer s dismay the Archbishop John Thoresby has assigned Archer to solve the problems for his nephew Richard Ravenser who is the master of the hospital Candace Robb again presents lots of plots and sub plots to keep the reader in suspense Very enjoyable

  • Paperback
  • 304
  • The Riddle of St Leonard's
  • Candace Robb
  • English
  • 23 March 2018
  • 9780312966515

About the Author: Candace Robb

Storyteller mythweaver author of the Owen Archer Kate Clifford & Margaret Kerr mysteries Primary residence medieval York I blog about writing medieval history writing women's stories and feature new scholarship in my field at candacerobbbookscom and share loads of medieval news folklore and whimsy on my facebook page Candace Robb