A Prayer for the Damned

Peter Tremayne (Author)
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Product Details

Price
$21.99  $20.23
Publisher
St. Martins Press-3PL
Publish Date
September 30, 2008
Pages
304
Dimensions
5.48 X 0.85 X 8.26 inches | 0.65 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780312377892

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About the Author

Peter Tremayne is the fiction pseudonym of Peter Berresford Ellis, a renowned Celtic scholar who has written over 30 books on the Ancient Celts and the Irish. As Tremayne, he is best known for his stories and novels featuring 7th century Irish religieuse Fidelma of Cashel. He lives in London.

Reviews

"Tremayne never fails to deliver a fascinating and intriguing read. Besides the complex mystery found within, his books are rich in Irish history and lore . . . For all fans of medieval novels, especially mysteries, Tremayne's latest in the Sister Fidelma series is a gratifying read." --"Anniston Star" on "MASTER OF SOULS" ""THE BADGER'S MOON" will send chills up your spine as it moves quickly from one breathtaking moment to another. Intrigue, tension, and suspense keeps the reader turning the pages in this exciting tale of murder, betrayal, and greed."
--"Rendezvous Reviews"
"A Prayer for the Damned is a blessing for the millions of Sister Fidelma's devoted fans around the world. [She] is a vibrant creation, a woman of wit and courage who would be outstanding in any era, but brings a special sparkle to the wild beauty of medieval Ireland. The author sets the scene with meticulous care and develops the plot with intelligence. Well done!" --Morgan Llywelyn, best-selling author of "Finn Mac Cool" and "The Last Prince of Ireland" "Tremayne writes so authentically about this remote time period that readers will feel they are there in every way. His densely plotted stories are a delight for those who love puzzle mysteries." --"Library Jounral" (starred review) on "Master of Souls" "Engrossing....Rich in historical detail, this series also reflects on many contemporary issues... Tremayne has produced another winner." -- "Publishers Weekly" on "A Prayer for the Damned" "Another stellar installment in the most authentically detailed medieval mystery series currently being published." -- "Booklist" on "A Prayer for the Damned"
""A Prayer for the Damned" is a blessing for the millions of Sister Fidelma's devoted fans around the world. [She] is a vibrant creation, a woman of wit and courage who would be outstanding in any era, but brings a special sparkle to the wild beauty of medieval Ireland. The author sets the scene with meticulous care and develops the plot with intelligence. Well done!" --Morgan Llywelyn, best-selling author of "Finn Mac Cool" and "The Last Prince of Ireland" "Tremayne writes so authentically about this remote time period that readers will feel they are there in every way. His densely plotted stories are a delight for those who love puzzle mysteries." --"Library Journal" (starred review) on "Master of Souls" "Engrossing....Rich in historical detail, this series also reflects on many contemporary issues... Tremayne has produced another winner." -- "Publishers Weekly" on "A Prayer for the Damned" "Another stellar installment in the most authentically detailed medieval mystery series currently being published." -- "Booklist" on "A Prayer for the Damned"

"A Prayer for the Damned" is a blessing for the millions of Sister Fidelma's devoted fans around the world. [She] is a vibrant creation, a woman of wit and courage who would be outstanding in any era, but brings a special sparkle to the wild beauty of medieval Ireland. The author sets the scene with meticulous care and develops the plot with intelligence. Well done! "Morgan Llywelyn, best-selling author of Finn Mac Cool and The Last Prince of Ireland"

Tremayne writes so authentically about this remote time period that readers will feel they are there in every way. His densely plotted stories are a delight for those who love puzzle mysteries. "Library Journal (starred review) on Master of Souls"

Engrossing....Rich in historical detail, this series also reflects on many contemporary issues... Tremayne has produced another winner. "Publishers Weekly on A Prayer for the Damned"

Another stellar installment in the most authentically detailed medieval mystery series currently being published. "Booklist on A Prayer for the Damned""

A Prayer for the Damned is a blessing for the millions of Sister Fidelma's devoted fans around the world. [She] is a vibrant creation, a woman of wit and courage who would be outstanding in any era, but brings a special sparkle to the wild beauty of medieval Ireland. The author sets the scene with meticulous care and develops the plot with intelligence. Well done! Morgan Llywelyn, best-selling author of Finn Mac Cool and The Last Prince of Ireland

Tremayne writes so authentically about this remote time period that readers will feel they are there in every way. His densely plotted stories are a delight for those who love puzzle mysteries. Library Journal (starred review) on Master of Souls

Engrossing....Rich in historical detail, this series also reflects on many contemporary issues... Tremayne has produced another winner. Publishers Weekly on A Prayer for the Damned

Another stellar installment in the most authentically detailed medieval mystery series currently being published. Booklist on A Prayer for the Damned

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"A Prayer for the Damned is a blessing for the millions of Sister Fidelma's devoted fans around the world. [She] is a vibrant creation, a woman of wit and courage who would be outstanding in any era, but brings a special sparkle to the wild beauty of medieval Ireland. The author sets the scene with meticulous care and develops the plot with intelligence. Well done!" --Morgan Llywelyn, best-selling author of Finn Mac Cool and The Last Prince of Ireland

"Tremayne writes so authentically about this remote time period that readers will feel they are there in every way. His densely plotted stories are a delight for those who love puzzle mysteries." --Library Journal (starred review) on Master of Souls

"Engrossing....Rich in historical detail, this series also reflects on many contemporary issues... Tremayne has produced another winner." --Publishers Weekly on A Prayer for the Damned

"Another stellar installment in the most authentically detailed medieval mystery series currently being published." --Booklist on A Prayer for the Damned