"Vibrant characters, unusual plot, and vivid descriptions of life in twelfth-century England make for a period mystery with immense appeal" Booklist on The Paths of the Air "The whole series belongs in any collection where historicals are popular" Library Journal on Fortune Like the Moon "The murders are smartly conceived and plotted; the Kentish countryside is vividly described; and Josse and Helewise are fresh and appealing detectives" Booklist on Fortune Like the Moon"
About the Author
Alys Clare is the pseudonym for the author of some twenty novels, including the popular 'Hawkenlye Abbey' series of mediaeval mysteries. Born in Kent, near the fictional setting of her novels, she studied archaeology at university. She spends part of each year in Brittany, France.