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  • Author: C J Sansom
  • Catalogue No: 8968
  • Rating:
    • Suitable for all
  • Geographical Restrictions: None
  • Publisher: Macmillan


An old servant of Catherine Parr gives Matthew Shardlake an intriguing case involving claims of ‘monstrous wrongs’ committed against a ward of the court. Shardlake and his assistant Barak travel to Portsmouth where they find a city about to become a war zone. Shardlake also takes on the case of Ellen Fettipace, a young woman held in the Bedlam. Shardlake, book 5.