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Tremayne, Peter

Overview
Works: 199 works in 792 publications in 10 languages and 23,630 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Contributor, Editor
Classifications: PR6070.R366, 823.914
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Publications about Peter Tremayne
Publications by Peter Tremayne
Most widely held works by Peter Tremayne
The leper's bell by Peter Tremayne( Book )
26 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,212 libraries worldwide
Fidelma of Cashel has returned home to her brother's castle to discover her son's nurse has been brutally murdered and her son is missing. Fidelma, sister to the king of Muman and her brother Eadulf must face their most personal and baffling case ever
A prayer for the damned : a mystery of ancient Ireland by Peter Tremayne( Book )
16 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,199 libraries worldwide
As Fidelma of Cashel and her companion Eadulf prepare for their upcoming nuptials, the festivities are interrupted by the murder of the fanatical Abbot Ultan and accusations against another guest, the King of Connacht, in a mystery set in seventh-century Ireland
Our lady of darkness : a novel of ancient Ireland by Peter Tremayne( Book )
30 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,126 libraries worldwide
Returning to Ireland from a pilgrimage, Sister Fidelma discovers that her friend and companion, Saxon monk Brother Eadulf, has been accused of the rape and murder of a young girl, a crime for which he will be executed, unless she can clear his name
Master of souls : a mystery of ancient Ireland by Peter Tremayne( Book )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and German and held by 1,112 libraries worldwide
In seventh-century Ireland, Sister Fidelma investigates the brutal murders of an abbess--who is the niece of the Ui Fidgente warlord Conri--and one of the abbey's senior scholars as well as the disappearance of six young nuns, events that may be connected to the mysterious "Master of Souls" stirring up trouble in the countryside
The chalice of blood : a mystery of ancient Ireland by Peter Tremayne( Book )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and Czech and held by 1,089 libraries worldwide
Investigating the murder of an eminent scholar who was robbed of mysterious manuscripts, Sister Fidelma and her companion, Brother Eadulf, are quickly targeted by the same killer in a case that is complicated by divisive personal problems. By the author of The Council of the Cursed
Badger's moon by Peter Tremayne( Book )
21 editions published between 706 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,064 libraries worldwide
A series of horrific murders has brought terror to the Kingdom of Muman. The victims, all young girls, were slaughtered with unspeakable violence on the nights of three consecutive full moons. Suspicion falls on three dark strangers from the distant land of Aksum (Ethiopia), who are guests at the Abbey of Finbarr. A panic-stricken mob attacks the abbey, leaving the religious in fear for their lives. Sister Fidelma and Brother Eadulf are called in to restore order and find the killer, but it soon becomes clear that the three mysterious strangers are hiding a dark secret. And what about the ageing Laig, a hermit-like apothecary, who is known to have instructed all the three victims about the magic and power of the moon; what sinister truths are hidden in his dark woodland dwelling? As Fidelma struggles to repair her faltering relationship with Eadulf, can she uncover the truth before the killer strikes again on the next night of the full moon?
The haunted abbot by Peter Tremayne( Book )
18 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,056 libraries worldwide
When Fidelma of Cashel and her companion, Brother Eadulf, arrive at an abbey in East Anglia at the invitation of one of Eadulf's childhood friends, they discover the friend dead, killed by a blunt instrument to the head
Absolution by murder : a Sister Fidelma mystery by Peter Tremayne( Book )
47 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 1,042 libraries worldwide
In the 7th Century, King Oswy of Northumbria convenes a synod to hear debate between the Roman and Celtic churches. He has to decide which shall be granted primacy in his kingdom. When an abbess from the Celtic church is murdered, an investigation is launched by Sister Fidelma, Celtic, and Brother Eadfulf, Roman
The dove of death : a mystery of ancient Ireland by Peter Tremayne( Book )
16 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,029 libraries worldwide
Surviving a pirate attack during which her cousin and other innocent victims were murdered, Fidelma of Cashel and her faithful companion, Brother Eadulf, pursue clues throughout seventh-century Breton to learn the killer's identity and uncover a sinister adversary
The monk who vanished : a Celtic mystery by Peter Tremayne( Book )
28 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 993 libraries worldwide
"In September of A.D. 666, an aged monk and a set of relics disappear during the night from the Abbey of Imleach. The missing monk is a matter of great concern for the abbey. But the relics are a disaster of a much higher order. They are the priceless holy relics of St. Ailbe, the man who, in the fifth century, brought Christianity to the Irish kingdom of Muman, converted and baptized its king, and founded the abbey."--Jacket
Smoke in the wind by Peter Tremayne( Book )
21 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 980 libraries worldwide
Blown off course on her journey to Canterbury, Fidelma of seventh-century Ireland finds herself in Wales, where the king challenges her to discover the whereabouts of a missing monastic community and to solve an unrelated murder
Behold a pale horse : a mystery of ancient Ireland by Peter Tremayne( Book )
12 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Czech and held by 979 libraries worldwide
On her trip home from Rome, Sister Fidelma unexpectedly finds herself in Genoa, where she learns of the imminent death of a former mentor who imparts information about a conspiracy that is triggering murders and a vicious war
The spider's web : a Celtic mystery by Peter Tremayne( Book )
18 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 930 libraries worldwide
In 7th century Ireland, Sister Fidelma investigates the death of a Celtic chieftain. A blind deaf-mute monk has been charged with murder, but the sister thinks he is innocent
Dancing with demons : a mystery of ancient Ireland by Peter Tremayne( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and German and held by 928 libraries worldwide
When the High King of Ireland is found murdered in his compound and clan chieftain Dubh Duin is accused of the crime, the Chief Brehon of Ireland calls in Fidelma of Cashel to investigate a web of conspiracy and treachery that could ignite a war
The subtle serpent : a Celtic mystery by Peter Tremayne( Book )
27 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 898 libraries worldwide
In seventh century Ireland, Sister Fidelma is sent to a remote abbey to investigate a murder in which the victim was found clutching both a cross and a pagan death symbol
The council of the cursed : a mystery of ancient Ireland by Peter Tremayne( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and German and held by 832 libraries worldwide
Counseling a hostile Irish delegation to the Celtic church of 670 A.D., Fidelma of Cashel is embroiled in a politically tenacious investigation when one of the delegates is found murdered, a case that is complicated by the theft of a priceless reliquary
Atonement of blood : a mystery of ancient Ireland by Peter Tremayne( Book )
17 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 826 libraries worldwide
"Winter, 670 AD. King Colgu has invited the leading nobles and chieftains of his kingdom to a feast day. Fidelma and her companion Eadulf are finally home for an extended stay, and have promised their son Alchu that they'll be able to spend some time together after months of being on the road, investigating crimes. Fidelma and Eadulf are enjoying the feast when it is interrupted by the entrance of a religieux, who claims he has an important message for the King. He approaches the throne and shouts, 'Remember Liamuin!' and then stabs King Colgu"--Amazon.com
The seventh trumpet : a mystery of Ancient Ireland by Peter Tremayne( Book )
12 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 791 libraries worldwide
Summoned by her brother, the king, when the body of a murdered noble is discovered near Cashel in 670 Ireland, Fidelma and her companion, Eadulf, follow scanty clues linking the victim a violent uprising under the leadership of a religious fanatic. By the author of Behold a Pale Horse
Shroud for the archbishop : a Sister Fidelma mystery by Peter Tremayne( Book )
35 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 751 libraries worldwide
In 7th century Rome, the man due to be the next archbishop of Canterbury is strangled while awaiting his consecration. An Irish brother is a suspect and the motive is believed to be political. Sister Fidelma of the Celtic Church goes to work
Hemlock at Vespers : fifteen Sister Fidelma mysteries by Peter Tremayne( Book )
18 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 650 libraries worldwide
A collection of short stories featuring Sister Fidelma, a nun of the Celtic Church and advocate of Ireland's ancient Brehon law courts, offers background details of her life in seventh-century Ireland
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Ellis, Peter Berresford

MacAlan, Peter 1943-
Tremayne, Peter, pseud. för Peter Berresford Ellis
トレメイン, ピーター
Languages
English (261)
German (48)
Spanish (21)
French (15)
Czech (14)
Dutch (11)
Japanese (10)
Italian (7)
Breton (2)
Swedish (1)
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