The Riddle of St. Leonard's: The Owen Archer Series - Book Five
The Riddle of St Leonard's The Owen Archer Series - Book Five Author:Candace Robb When there is a spate of deaths and thefts at St. Leonard's Hospital in York that are not related to the plague, the Master of the hospital calls upon one-eyed master spy Owen Archer to solve the mystery."
a great owen archer mystery. candance robb has created a caring, wonderful and good medieval man. the pestilence has come to york in the year 1369 and owen's apothecary wife, lucie besieged with physicks. but besides the pestilence there are thefts of rare treasures from st leonard's hospital as well as untimely deaths of aging patients. owen has to solve the mysteries of the thefts and deaths besides dealing with a brutal robbery,a fatal fire,a lay sister some still refer to as a whore and a homeless urchin who defends with shooting arrows as well as owen. i truly enjoyed this book in the series and can't wait to read another of owen archer. candance robb is s great mystery writer and a favorite of mine.