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The Devils Novice (Chronicles of Brother Cadfael, #8) In the autumn of 1140 the Benedictine monastery at Shrewsbury finds its new novice Meriet Aspley a bit disturbing The younger son of a prominent family, Meriet is meek and biddable by day, but his sleep is rife with nightmares so violent that they earn him the name of Devil s Novice Shunned by the other monks, Aspley attracts the concern of Brother Cadfael Then a body appears, that of a young priest last seen at the Aspley estate Can Meriet be involved in the death As events take a sinister turn, it falls to Brother Cadfael to detect the truth. Free Download [ The Devils Novice (Chronicles of Brother Cadfael, #8) ] Author [ Ellis Peters ] For Kindle ePUB or eBook – sneakerspear.co.uk

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  1. Best of the Cadfael novels I have read thus far One of the reasons is the absence of foolish, impetuous youngsters who get themselves into trouble All characters in this book, particularly the youngsters, are thinking people The lawman is a thinking bloke too Meriet is a very interesting character, and so is Isouda Now, about the series I began reading Ellis Peters after I was told that her work was similar to Agatha Christie s Having read eight Cadfael books on the trot, I think I now ha Best of the Cadfael novels I have read thus far One of the reasons is the absence of foolish, impetuous youngsters who get themselves into trouble All characters in this book, particularly the youngsters, are thinking people The lawman is a thinking bloke too Meriet is a very interesting character, and so is Isouda Now, about the series I began reading Ellis Peters after I was told that her work was similar to Agatha Christie s Having read eight Cadfael books on the trot, I think I now have a measure of this author.She is NOT similar to Christie, but that is not to say that her work...

  2. There s many a young man has got his hearts wish, only to curse the day he wished for it Upon my fourth reading, I raise my rating one star because this story compares so well with other historical fiction In addition to the murder mystery, this tale brings to the reader an understanding of a historical setting which borders on the mythic, an introduction to a medieval craft in this case, making charcoal , reflections on life then and now, a love story, and the fun of a tale well told He s There s many a young man has got his hearts wish, only to curse the day he wished for it Upon my fourth reading, I raise my rating one star because this story compares so well with other historical fiction In addition to the murder mystery, this tale brings to the reader an understanding of a historical setting which borders on the mythic, an introduction to a medieval craft in this case, making charcoal , reflections on life then and now, a love story, and the fun of a tale well told He s innocent enough, God knows, to believe that other men are as honest as he Readers seeking a story grounded closer to fact than the average epic fantasy, which usually loses itself in horses that run forever, swords that ne...

  3. Another enjoyable outing into medieval Shrewsbury A new novice who doesn t fit in and who carries a dark secret, and the half charred body of a missing and murdered courier We have the usual mix of likeable and really well drawn characters around Brother Cadfael I ve come to love And another low key but beautiful romance To my recollection, I ve never read any other mysteries set in the middle ages, but I boldly declare Ellis Peters s Cadfael stories to be the best Finished it this mor Another enjoyable outing into medieval Shrewsbury A new novice who doesn t fit in and who carries a dark secret, and the half charred body of a missing and murdered courier We have the usual mix of likeable and really well drawn characters around Brother Cadfael I ve come to love And another low key but beautiful romance To my recollection, I ve never read any other mysteries set in the middle ages, ...

  4. I don t love thrillers and, although I love mysteries, would prefer the PG versions Too much suspense, too many dead bodies, and I back away even if, like Goliath, like The Sopranos, I love them I prefer my mysteries to be cozies.I don t think a mystery set in 12th century English abbey can really be a cozy nonetheless, Ellis Peters Cadfael series hits the same spot Cadfael, a Welsh monk, called to a vocation late in a very full life, was accomplished with herbs, medicines, and other kinds I don t love thrillers and, although I love mysteries, would prefer the PG versions Too much suspense, too many dead bodies, and I back away even if, like Goliath, like The Sopranos, I love them I prefer my mysteries to be cozies.I don t think a mystery set in 12th century English abbey can really be a cozy nonetheless, Ellis Peters Cadfael series hits the same spot Cadfael, a Welsh monk, called to a vocation late in a very full life, was accomplished with herbs, medicines, and other kinds of healing He was adept at studying people while seeming to have no interest in them beyond a serene acceptance that they were in the same world with him p 29 His best friend, Hugh Beringar, was deputy sheriff of Shropshire They sharpened minds, one upo...

  5. First published in 1983, this is the eighth novel in the Chronicles of Brother Cadfael For a great story it s hard to beat a novel written by Ellis Peters In this one a younger son is presented to the abbey of Saint Peter and Saint Paul of Shrewsbury as a new entrant into the order, nineteen year old Meriet Aspley, by his father From the beginning Meriet is a study in contradictions with an unrestful spirit which has an unfortunate way of manifesting itself during times when the abbey should First published in 1983, this is the eighth novel in the Chronicles of Brother Cadfael For a great story it s hard to beat a novel written by Ellis Peters In this one a younger son is presented to the abbey of Saint Peter and Saint Paul of Shrewsbury as a new entrant into the order, nineteen year old Meriet Aspley, by his father From the beginning Meriet is a study in contradictions with an unrestful spirit which has an unfortunate way of manifesting itself during times when the abbey should be sleeping Cadfael knows he must earn the trust of this young m...

  6. Plot was mediocre compared to the previous two novels in the series I had a hard time maintaining interest and often found my attention focusing on other sources of reading material Still, you can t help but love Cadfael, so I ll go for one .

  7. Another enjoyable outing with the character who got me hooked on historical mysteries, Brother Cadfael I reread this book, set in Autumn, to fulfill the Book For All Seasons challenge to read a book set in that season.I love Cadfael, and I love Ellis Peters writing she portrays the season with lovely descriptions at the beginning of the book, set in early Autumn, of still warm days, hazy sunshine, apple harvesting, and by the end of the book, winding up in December, there are frosty nights cl Another enjoyable outing with the character who got me hooked on historical mysteries, Brother Cadfael I reread this book, set in Autumn, to fulfill the Book For All Seasons challenge to read a book set in that season.I love Cadfael, and I love Ellis Peters writing she portrays the season with lovely descriptions at the beginning of the book, set in early Autumn, of still warm days, hazy sunshine, apple harvesting, and by the end of the book, winding up in December, there are frosty nights closing in The action centers around a young novice, determined to take vows, but hau...

  8. Another great book I was glad to see Brother Mark again he is one of my favorite supporting characters.

  9. 1140 and Cadfael witnesses the arrival of a new novice, Meriet Aspley and his father, Leoric The old monk notices that his father does not kiss him goodbye and that the relationship between the two seems strained But the young man is eager almost too eager to be admitted When he has nightmares and cries out in his sleep the other novices panic that he is the devil s novice Barbary he cries in his sleep and whistles and everyone knows that whistling attracts the devil.Brother Jerome fin 1140 and Cadfael witnesses the arrival of a new novice, Meriet Aspley and his father, Leoric The old monk notices that his father does not kiss him goodbye and that the relationship between the two seems strained But the young man is eager almost too eager to be admitted When he has nightmares and cries out in his sleep the other novices panic that he is the devil s novice Barbary he cries in his sleep and whistles and everyone knows that whistling attracts the devil.Brother Jerome finds a lock of hair in his room and burns it as a novice sh...

  10. September 1140 finds a new novice being admitted to the Abbey Young Meriet Apsley is insistent that it is his choice to join the Benedictine brothers that he is not being forced by his stern, cold father However, Cadfael and others have their doubts When Meriet starts having loud nightmares many are disturbed and frightened Cadfael is curious and suspects a trauma of some sort in the young man s past.In October, there came an important visitor Canon Eluard, returning to Winchester from a s September 1140 finds a new novice being admitted to the Abbey Young Meriet Apsley is insistent that it is his choice to join the Benedictine brothers that he is not being forced by his stern, cold father However, Cadfael and others have their doubts When Meriet starts having loud nightmares many are disturbed and frightened Cadfael is curious and suspects a trauma of some sort in the young man s past.In October, there came an important visitor Canon Eluard, returning to Winchester from a successful diplomatic mission to the Earl of Chester, is seeking a missing clerk to the Bishop of Winchester Peter Clemence was tasked with delivering a message to the Earl but never made it He was last seen in early September at the home of a distant kinsm...