Hill of Bones
Sacred treasures. Dangerous secrets. Plots against church, crown and government: Solsbury Hill is at the centre of a historical mystery by a collective of acclaimed authors. Bath Abbey, 1199. The monks' peaceful existence is disturbed when the Abbey's unpopular prior is found dead on Solsbury Hill. For it is said that on Solsbury Hill, only those who are pure in heart can survive a night when the moon is full. Determined to get to the bottom of the suspicious circumstances surrounding the prior's death, Gwenllian launches a daring investigation that puts her in great danger. Five of the biggest names in historical fiction combine forces to weave an intriguing set of interlinked mysteries. Karen Maitland, Susanna Gregory, Bernard Knight, Philip Gooden and Ian Morson.