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The Good Death

book | Fiction | 2021
UK & Comm → Hodder and Stoughton (Ed. Nick Sayers)
US → Pegasus (Ed. Claiborne Hancock)

Oswald de Lacy, Lord of Somershill, sits at his mother's deathbed.

Before she dies, he must make a confession. He needs to tell of the days when he was eighteen years old, the third, disregarded son of the family, sent off to become a monk, working in the infirmary while plague raged outside the monastery. Of how he was sent to a nearby village and witnessed the death of a local girl, and how he swore to investigate... and how he was drawn into a crime so dark and terrifying, it haunts him - and his family - still


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