Disease. threat. loss of life. Sir Hugh Corbett returns...
Hugh Corbett is takes up a lifetime of chance over again in darkish Serpent, the eighteenth novel in Paul Doherty's sequence. Perfect for lovers of Susanna Gregory and Robin Hobb.
After his fresh unveiling of a devious murderer, Sir Hugh Corbett has back to provider because the Keeper of the key Seal, begrudgingly admitting that his urge for food for event has once more been whetted.
Summoned to fulfill the King to be congratulated on their interact, Corbett and Ranulf examine of the demise of Corbett's shut buddy, Ralph Grandison. Ralph, a leper, has been came upon lifeless in a rowing boat, a dagger thrust via his chest. yet this homicide isn't the first of its type. different sufferers of the health center within which Ralph used to be staying have equally slaughtered and it sort of feels as if the lepers, all former knights of the Royal family, are being targeted.
The discovery that Ralph used to be killed by way of no traditional weapon, yet a poison dagger that after belonged with the Crown Jewels earlier than being famously stolen, leads Corbett down a fancy direction, the place the danger of illness performs out opposed to the backdrop of discovering an murderer who will use any capacity essential to kill. As Corbett places himself within the course of utmost chance, will he live on to work out one other day?
What readers are announcing approximately Dark Serpent:
'A positive return for Sir Hugh Corbett'
'Lots of twists and turns - i could not wait to determine who the killer was'
'Highly steered. Historical fiction at its best'
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