The Mad Monk of Gidleigh
Michael Jecks / Author Headline Book Publishing $28 (320p) ISB
Sir Baldwin Furnshill and Bailiff Simon Puttock investigate a Dartmoor murder in Michael Jecks's The Mad Monk of Gidleigh, the 14th entry in his dependable medieval West Country mystery series. Did an isolated young priest do in the pregnant daughter of the local miller-or could it have been one of her many admirers or even her strangely behaving father?
Reviewed on: 12/01/2002