By Cora Harrison
It really is 1509 and, for the folk of the Burren in western eire, the Michaelmas reasonable is a joyous time for alternate and get together, signaling the beginning of autumn. It’s an opportunity to assemble, purchase and promote their wares, and pay tribute to the lord in their clans. yet this 12 months is assorted. The steward of the MacNamara extended family has determined to elevate the quantity demanded for its tribute, and it’s no longer lengthy ahead of tempers are operating high.
When the steward’s physique is located within the neighborhood churchyard, it falls upon Mara, the Burren’s Brehon pass judgement on, to piece the puzzle jointly. was once it revenge, greed, or whatever extra sinister that influenced the homicide? whilst one other physique is stumbled on, it's as much as Mara—despite the distraction of a shocking marriage proposal—to convey the killer to justice prior to there will be yet one more demise
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She lives on a farm outside of High Point, North Carolina. About the Illustrator: BEBE PHIPPS Bebe Phipps grew up in Dudley, North Carolina. She currently resides in Winston-Salem where she attends Salem College. Bebe is working towards a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with a concentration in Graphic Design. Art has always been her greatest desire. Some choose politics or mission work to change the world, but she has devoted her life to reaching the world through art. Bebe’s goal is to get in touch with audiences of all ages and unite them in a common experience, be it through her work in the studio or illustrations in a book.
While living in Winston-Salem and attending Salem College, she became interested in Moravian history. It was the beauty and authenticity of Old Salem Museums and Gardens, which surround the college campus, that inspired her to write this story. Karen is the author of Orlean Puckett: The Life of a Mountain Midwife, 1844-1939 and of many published articles, stories, and poems. She lives on a farm outside of High Point, North Carolina. About the Illustrator: BEBE PHIPPS Bebe Phipps grew up in Dudley, North Carolina.
A winter view of the square at Salem, North Carolina, circa 1850. Collection of the Wachovia Historical Society; photograph courtesy of Old Salem Museums & Gardens. org Old Salem Museums & Gardens is America’s most comprehensive historic attraction, including the restored Moravian town of Salem and educational resources for learning about Moravians in the early South. org The Moravian Museum of Bethlehem is located in the 1741 Gemeinhaus, Bethlehem’s oldest building and a National Historic Landmark.
A Secret and Unlawful Killing (Burren Mysteries, Book 2) by Cora Harrison