Whispers of the Dead
Fifteen Sister Fidelma MysteriesBook - 2004
Amateur sleuth Sister Fidelma of Cashel, the sister of the King of Muman, investigates murder and mayhem in a second collection of fifteen short mystery tales, set in seventh-century Ireland. By the author of Hemlock at Vespers. Original. 12,500 first printing.
Fidelma of Cashel - sister to the King of Muman, a religieuse of the Celtic Church and an advocate of the Brehon courts - returns in this new collection of fifteen tales. These stories of murder, mayhem, and mystery are not merely spellbinders but also provide insight into the ways and mores of the complex, fascinating society of seventh century Ireland as well as heretofore unrevealed background details of Fidelma herself.