Abbey of Death by Steven A.McKay

Having read exciting historical fiction novels by Conn Iggulden, C.J.Sansom, Ellis and Ken Follett i would like to read The exciting Historical murder mystery Abbey of Death by Steven A.Mckay, which Is Available free gratis with Amazon Kindle Unlimited. It features Will Scaflock who wants only to live in peace. He had more than his share of adventure when he went by the name Will Scarlet and fought corrupt authority alongside Robin Hood. Now widowed and alone, and estranged from his adult daughter, he has taken holy orders and sought refuge in a remote Benedictine abbey.

However even there, trouble and violence follow him. He meets The abbot John de Wystow, who is basically a good man is a weak leader, and is easily undermined by a faction of dissident monks. Gradually the rebels, led by Brother Robert de Flexburgh, run riot in the local community—stealing, drinking, fornicating. However Scaflock’s old instincts return and Reluctantly Scaflock ends up taking charge of the abbey’s moral defence and finds himself embroiled in a series of fierce clashes with de Flexburgh’s rowdy gang. As the abbey’s tranquillity is shattered, its cloisters stained with blood, Scaflock is forced to reconsider the direction of his life. Has he left the violence of the past behind him and Can he stop Brother Robert de Flexburgh’s destructive antics?

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